Managing Director, HR
"There comes a time when one must take a position that
is neither safe, nor politic, nor popular, but he must take it
because his conscience tells him it is right."
What attracted you to Slalom?
The culture. I love the incredibly smart people here and their
ability to make impactful change. I also love the fact that we
have fun and that this really is a fun place to work. Slalom exudes
a "best place to work" feeling.
What industries would you say you know well?
Educational Services, Retail, Telecom, Transportation
I graduated from college with a teaching degree and taught third
grade for one year before deciding I wanted to work in the
corporate world. I was a trainer for several years in the wireless
industry (in the early years when wireless was growing) and then
eventually went into HR. I love working with and helping
I have a BA in Education from Central Washington
I am a volunteer on the board that raises money for
uncompensated care at Children’s Hospital, and participate in its
yearly Star Guild benefit. We also have a “family charity” where
about 20 extended family members raise money and buy bikes for
kids. In 2011, we bought 100 new bikes and donated them to Toys for
Camping, golfing, cooking, spending time with family, wine
tasting, bike riding, reading, traveling