Dr. Karen Pence has more than twenty five years of human resource executive management experience. Prior to joining Employers Resource in 2013, Dr. Pence worked for both large and small companies in various industries including retail, financial, construction, manufacturing, and government. She graduated from University of Phoenix in 2010 with a PhD in Organizational Leadership and also holds a Master’s Degree in Organizational Management. She is currently enrolled in Kaplan University’s JD program.
Dr. Pence serves as the Human Resource Director for Employers Resource. She heads the HR Department, providing our clients with real-time answers to compliance questions and best practices. Dr. Pence performs audits, complaint investigations and resolutions, harassment training as well as other customized trainings, handbook preparation, and policy updates. Her department provides answers and assistance on those tough HR questions that you may face in any work day.
Dr. Pence is very active in National SHRM and California SHRM and currently serves as the State of California SHRM Certification Director. She teaches HR Certification classes at University of California, Riverside and at University of Redlands. Her prior business experience and wealth of HR knowledge provides our clients with an invaluable and trusted source of HR advice and guidance.