Staff Spotlight: Alyssa Leonas

Alyssa Leonas joined Employers Council in April 2011 as an HR consultant and trainer. Alyssa trains and consults on topics such as HR Strategy, HR Metrics and Analytics, HR Business Partner Competencies, Employee Relations, Motivating Employees, Performance Management, and Employee Selection. Her favorite parts of her job include working with our wonderful members, learning new things, and having an opportunity to be creative.

Born and raised in Colorado, Alyssa takes advantage of the state and enjoys hiking, mountain/road biking, skiing, and swimming. She also loves traveling and looks forward to trips with her husband and 9-month-old son. She has lived and worked in Japan and speaks Japanese.

Alyssa holds a bachelor’s degree in culture and ideology from the University of California at Santa Barbara and is certified as an SPHR, a PHR-Ca (California), and a SHRMSCP. She is also the lead on Employers Council’s HR Business Partner Program, a three-month intensive career-development program for HR professionals seeking to become more strategically focused. Click here to learn more.