Margaret is a human resources professional with more than 20 years of experience in the HR field. She has directed HR in organizations ranging from 3–650 employees in size in both for-profit and nonprofit organizations, with a focus in biotech and healthcare. Throughout her career Margaret has had the opportunity and honor to guide teams through tremendous tasks and changes. She also trains managers and team members with an energetic and engaging facilitation style.
In addition to her Bachelor’s degree from Occidental College, Margaret has earned several high-level HR designations: an SPHR with a lifetime designation (Senior Human Resources Professional), SHRM-SCP (Senior Certified Professional), and CCP (Certified Compensation Professional) from World at Work. Born in Nebraska, she has also lived in California, New Mexico, Texas, and now happily calls Gig Harbor, Washington home.
Fun Fact: In her free time Margaret enjoys singing for the pure joy of making music, as well as competing in 10Ks and half marathons (the more bling the better) since taking up running in 2010.