Caleres has appointed Amy Hunter as vice president of diversity, equity and inclusion. ”Hunter will help drive the company’s diversity, equity and inclusion strategy development and organization, including overseeing the company’s affirmative action plans,” the American footwear company said.

Hunter will guide the company in its efforts around the focus on recruitment of diverse candidates, increasing the slate of diverse candidates for open positions with leadership accountability. She will also lead the assessment of current programs, partnerships and activities to identify opportunities in the company’s community support, it added.

Prior to joining Caleres, Hunter was responsible for leading global diversity and inclusion for Boeing Defense and Space.