This too shall pass, so take a breath and take it in, find its value and its lesson, and move forward with new intention.— Anonymous
Kelsey is responsible for the day-to-day fundamental aspects of our Human Resources operations. She collaborates with employees within the agency to cultivate an environment that allows staff at all levels to be heard, seen, recognized, celebrated and valued.
Kelsey brings a positive, calm, rational and sound approach to HR topics. She has experience in many industries which allows for perspectives of successful policies, practices and initiatives.
Her areas of expertise include:
- Experience and success in all HR initiatives at all levels of a company
- Tactical and strategic HR insights and execution
- A collaborative style and approach to yield solid results
- An approachable philosophy that allows for open and authentic relationships
Kelsey spent the last 18 years in a mission driven hormone testing laboratory as their HR Director. She also has experience working in a large financial institution and a small, start-up e-tailer. She is a graduate from the University of Oregon with a Bachelor of Science in Finance and Management (go Ducks!) and obtained HR certification from Portland State University.
Kelsey has been involved in a variety of philanthropic activities. This includes her six year membership with the National Charity League, which provides opportunities for mothers and daughters to volunteer in their local communities together.
She enjoys spending time with her family—her husband, three children and two dogs. Kelsey enjoys listening to a wide variety of books and podcasts, taking long walks and swims, spending quality time with friends, attending and watching sporting events—and is always up for good conversation.