2013 ASHRM Human Resources Professional of the Year
Acadiana Society for Human Resources Management Announces Human Resources Professional of the Year: Jennifer East, Stuller
Lafayette, LA: The Acadiana Society for Human Resources Management (ASHRM) is excited to announce the 2013 Human Resources Professional of the Year – Ms. Jennifer East, Executive Director of Human Resources at Stuller. Ms. East was nominated for this honor by Linus Cortez III, Executive VP and CFO for Stuller. Jennifer joined Stuller in 2011 as the Organizational Development & Training Director and only eight months later was promoted to Executive Director of Human Resources. Jennifer has been a change agent to the organization by contributing to many strategic initiatives including developing and implementing a Healthy Life Style program corporate wide, created a new on boarding process for all new hires, implemented a new performance management system, directed the implementation of a new applicant tracking system and enhanced the company’s recruiting process through online applications. Mr. Cortez states, “Jennifer has made significant progress in building a strong, cohesive HR team through her various communication mechanisms and her direct involvement with her team and all associates in HR.”
The Board of Directors and Members of ASHRM would like applaud Ms. East for her determined endeavors and outstanding achievements in the human resources profession.