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Denise Holloman

Denise Holloman
Denise Holloman
Vice President
General Mills, Inc.

Denise A. Holloman is the Vice President of Global Continuous Improvement and PMO. Holloman has held this position since August 1, 2012. Prior to this role, she was the Vice President of Continuous Improvement and Manufacturing Support since March 2007. She was responsible for System Engineering, Maintenance/Reliability, Technical  Training, Business Simulation, and Continuous Improvement. Holloman joined General Mills in December 1996 as the Plant Technical Manager for the Cedar Rapids Manufacturing Operation. In January 1998 she became the Senior Plant Technical  Manager of the Cedar Rapids Operation. In October 1999 she became the Director, Packaging Engineering and Materials Handling and transferred to Minneapolis. She continued in that expanded role with the Pillsbury acquisition and subsequentintegration. In November 2003, she was named Director, Manufacturing Engineering  and Capital Efficiency.   

Prior to joining General Mills, Holloman spent 12 years with Procter and Gamble in various operations management, maintenance, project management and engineering  roles. She is a 1983 graduate of Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech) and a Certified TPM Instructor through the Japanese Institute of Plant Maintenance in Tokyo. Denise and her husband Maurice reside in Shorewood, MN, with their two children, Christopher and Shannon. Holloman is actively involved with Immaculate Heart of Mary  Church and she serves on the Board of Directors for People Serving People in  Minneapolis and on the Board of Trustees for Hamline University in St. Paul, MN.

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