Jim Farrell

EVP, People, Culture and Communications at Dart Container

Jim joined Dart Container Corporation in 2013 as Vice President–Human Resources and was promoted to Executive Vice President–People, Culture and Communications in 2019. Jim has 30 years’ experience in human resources and communications, having served as Associate Vice President of Human Resources at Wayne State University, State Personnel Director for the State of Michigan and Director at KPMG, where he led HR transformational and business optimization engagements for numerous clients.

As EVP–People, Culture and Communications, Jim leads companywide Human Resources, Learning and Development, and Corporate Communications functions.

Jim has a bachelor’s degree in telecommunications from Michigan State University and master’s degree in public administration from Western Michigan University.


  • EVP, People, Culture and Communications

    Current role