Former President and Advisor

Mikel Slater

Former President and Advisor

Mikel D. Slater is the Vice President of Human Resources for Customer Experience, Technology & Product for Comcast Corporation. In this role, Mikel provides strategic HR leadership, consultation and coordination for the Customer Experience organization, which has employees in several locations nationally. His responsibilities also include strategic planning, labor relations, employee engagement and workforce development. Mikel has a global HR background with extensive experience in change management, labor relations, employee development, and talent acquisition and engagement. He has supported employees internationally including in locations across the Americas, Europe and China.

Mikel joined Comcast in 2015 with more than 16 years of leadership experience. He has served in senior HR roles at Fortune 500 companies, including Plastic Omnium Inc., where he served as Vice President of Human Resources, Americas for their Auto Inergy Division, and Meritor Inc., where he was Vice President, Global Human Resources.

A native of Battle Creek, MI, Mikel earned a bachelor’s degree in Interpersonal Communication with a minor in Business Marketing from Eastern Michigan University and a master’s degree in Human Resources Management from the University of Phoenix. Mikel is a graduate of the National Association of Multi-ethnicity in Communication (NAMIC) Executive Leadership Development Program Class XVI and is currently the President for the NAMIC Detroit Chapter. He is a member of the Southfield (MI) Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi, Inc. and a board member of the Southfield (MI) Kappa Foundation.