Human Resources Consultant
Susan, SPHR, SHRM-SCP : Human Resources Consultant
Susan is a passionate, results-driven, senior certified human resources professional with experience across multiple industries in both leadership and individual contributor roles. She specializes in helping organizations hire and retain the best talent toward the achievement of strategic goals, exceeding deadlines and deliverables.

Susan’s approach is based on 24 years of experience, focusing primarily on strategic planning and tactical execution. Once she understands your organization’s strategic objectives, she works diligently to align employees, training and programs to ensure these objectives are met. Susan accurately assesses situations, prioritizes, and makes recommendations to keep the organization moving forward. She motivates and leads employees towards the achievement of business objectives, infusing regular communication, feedback and recognition.

Susan is a high performer, going above and beyond, and always seeking ways to continuously improve. She believes HR professionals serve a vital role in the workplace. They facilitate interactions and possess the Emotional and Social Intelligence that computers and robots lack. Susan believes that as the human resources industry evolves, HR professionals must be able to use the myriad systems created to improve inefficiencies and effectiveness. She expanded her technological capabilities by learning HRIS such as Workday, PeopleSoft, ADP, Paylocity, SAP, Sage Abra, and Lawson/WISE; Applicant Tracking Systems such as SearchSoft, SuccessFactors, NEOGOV, and iRecruit; and Kronos Timekeeping System and appreciates that technology helps us "work smarter, not harder."

Susan holds a Master of Science in Human Resource Management from Troy University and a Bachelor of Arts, Foreign Affairs from University of Virginia. She also has a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) Certification, is a Society of Human Resource Management - Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP), and is a Canfield Certified Trainer.