Tanya Thompson

Chief People Officer

Tanya serves as the Chief People Officer where she partners with the Executive Team across all businesses to lead the People-First Strategy of acquiring, retaining, and developing talent within the organization. Tanya also has oversight for the Human Resources support services including payroll, benefits, employee relations, compliance, compensation, workplace safety, and Human Resources technology. Prior to joining Royal Restaurant Group, Tanya was Vice President of Human Resources for Firehouse Subs where she provided leadership in the areas of Talent Management, Payroll, Benefits, Compensation, Employee Relations, and Development. She also has prior experience leading Human Resources and operations in fine dining and events settings with a focus on creating exceptional guest experience initiatives.