Courtney Panik

Director of People Success


Courtney Panik is a Director of People Success at Yahoo where she is responsible for designing and executing the talent strategy for Yahoo’s global sales force consisting of over 3,000 employees. Her areas of specialization include organizational design and effectiveness, talent development, and aligning talent to key business goals. During her 7 years at Yahoo, Courtney has held positions in compensation, employee engagement, and program management including international roles in the UK and India. Prior to Yahoo, Courtney spent five years as a corporate recruiter. From 2012-2016, Courtney served on Sigma Kappa Sorority’s executive board as the national vice president of leadership development where she drove the organization’s strategy in developing impactful female leaders across its 165,000 members. Courtney received a Bachelor’s of Arts in Public Relations from Westminster College, and a Master’s in Business Administration with a focus on women’s leadership from Simmons College.