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Victoria Russel
Chief of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DE&I), Papa John's International

Victoria Russell serves as the Chief of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DE&I) at Papa John's International. In this role, Victoria is responsible for leading the company's efforts to ensure that the commitment to diversity and inclusion remains a top strategic priority across all aspects of Papa John's business operations which includes more than 5,000 stores in over 45 countries.

Prior to joining Papa Johns, , Victoria has been in several leadership roles including Lexmark, Humana and Brown-Forman. 

Victoria graduated with both her Bachelor's degree in Marketing and Management along with her MBA from the University of Kentucky's Gatton College of Business and Economics. During her time at UK, Victoria was President of the MBA Student Association (MBASA) and held offices in the National Black MBA Association, Student Government and Alpha Kappa Alpha, Sorority Inc.