Chief People Officer


Amy Bass Messersmith is chief people officer of Builders FirstSource. She is responsible for collaborating with the executive team, senior management, and field leadership to ensure human resources works to meet the needs of our people and our business. Furthermore, Mrs. Messersmith is responsible for championing the Builders FirstSource core value of putting people first, building a culture that fuels strong business results and focusing on how the company attracts, develops, and retains the right talent.

Prior to joining Builders FirstSource, Mrs. Messersmith served as Chief Human Resources Officer for U.S. Anesthesia Partners. She has also held senior human resources positions at TDI Industries, Pizza Hut, Inc., PepsiCo, Inc., Frito Lay North America, PricewaterhouseCoopers, and Accenture Consulting. She serves on the Southern Methodist University CHRO Advisory Board, the SMU Cox School of Business Graduate Program Mentorship Board and the Dallas CHRO Advisory Board. Mrs. Messersmith is also a member of the Dallas Executive Women’s Roundtable and National HR Masterminds Group.

Mrs. Messersmith earned her Bachelor of Business Administration degree in management and human resources from Texas A&M University.

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