MBA - Alliance Manchester Business School, University of Manchester, UK MA - Master of Arts in Public Administration - Annamalai University, India BBA - Bachelor of Business Administration- Annamalai University, India
SHRM- Society for Human Resources Management PIHRA - Professional in Human Resources Association IHRIM - International Human Resources Information Management Taproot Foundation California State University - Long Beach HR Advisory Board
Business-focused, HR Operations leader with 21+ years of progressive, hands-on & strategic experience in all facets of HR in the US, India, and Oman. A unique combination of HR functional and HR technical expertise with strong project management, M&A with a deep understanding of federal and state laws. Entrepreneurial minded in action, adept in providing leadership, direction, and high-impact solutions during times of growth, change, and ambiguity. Ability to maintain the highest level of confidentiality and sensitivity to all HR matters. Strong influencing and facilitation skills with a tenacious focus on results. Passionate about Big Data, predictive analytics tools. Ability to maintain the highest level of confidentiality & sensitivity to all HR matters. 54th HR professional in the US to pass HRCI's Triple HR Certifications - “SPHR, GPHR, and the California” certifications, SHRM-SCP, MBA - Manchester Business School, UK ranked 30th in the world (FT, 2017). Member - SHRM Special Expertise Panel -Technology & HR Management (2015-2017) SHRM Global Special Expertise Panel (Current ) PIHRA South OC- Chair - Technology and Programs Committee, PIHRA - California HR Conference Task Committee - 2016- current. Contributed on HR Technology related topics to various publications including Forbes, Baltimore Sun, Bloomberg BNA, SHRM's HR Magazine, IT World, Kansas Star, Wisconsin Public Radio, etc., Rise Global's "Global Top 100 HR Influencers"