As Chief People Officer, Carter Lee is responsible for attracting, developing, engaging, retaining, and caring for the people driving the business. He leads the company’s talent acquisition, human resources, diversity & inclusion, compensation & benefits, HR systems, and talent development efforts.
With more than two decades at Overstock, Carter brings a wealth of expertise from leading various departments within the company, including People Care, Information Technology, Administration, Marketing, International, and other cross-functional teams. Carter began his career with Overstock in 2001 as a system administrator and was later promoted to Director of Internal Systems before being appointed Vice President of Technology in 2008. In 2015, he was named Overstock's Senior Vice President of Technology, and later, his role expanded to include People Care and Facilities. In 2018 he was named Chief Administrative Officer, a role that included various responsibilities, including serving as Acting Chief Marketing Officer between August 2020 and March 2021.
Prior to joining Overstock, Carter was a system engineer for Hospice of the Valley. He was also a founder and vice president of Motherboard Discount Center, a computer hardware supplier in Chandler, Arizona.