Mary BARRAVice President, Global Human Resources • General Motors Co. • Age 48
First automotive job: Worked as a co-op student in 1980 as a quality inspector in a Pontiac assembly plant where the Grand Prix was assembled.
Proudest professional achievement: What we've been able to accomplish as a team to position the company for the future.
Current challenge at work: Attracting, developing and retaining top talent.
What you do to relax: Being with my children, watching soccer and hockey.
— David Barkholz