Melissa Olmstead

Melissa Olmstead, Vice President, Total Rewards

Melissa Olmstead joined Crane as Vice President, Total Rewards in July 2021. Prior to joining Crane, Melissa was Vice President Human Resources for Novelis, Inc. where she provided leadership support and project management for the human resources integration activities related to Novelis' acquisition of Aleris International, Inc. Prior to the acquisition, Melissa served as the Vice President Compensation, Benefits and HRIS and corporate HR business partner for Aleris.

During her 16-year career with Aleris, she held various human resources leadership roles including Vice President Human Resources for the Global Recycling business. Prior to joining Aleris, Melissa led compensation and HRIS for Noveon, a specialty chemicals manufacturer. She has also held various human resources roles in the banking and insurance industries throughout her career.


Case Western Reserve University, B.S., Business Administration