February 28, 2011
Robin K. Ussery, SPHR, has been hired as the new Director of Humanresources[more] for the City of Bryant. Ms. Ussery, a native of North LittleRock, began her career in the Human resource field in 1991 working inthe airline industry for Southwest Airlines. Ms. Ussery earned her B.A.from the University of Arkansas at Little rock. In addition to a B.A.degree, Ms. Ussery boasts a long list of credentials in the HR fieldincluding:
* SPHR certification, SHRM, ASTD, CAHRA Member
* Many certifications including employee relations, labor law andarbitration, project management, creative training, diversity,specialized OSHA, FMLA, ADA, HIPAA, etc.
Ms. Ussery has extensive experience in HR management including; over 20years Human Resources and Operational Leadership Experience (includingFortune 500 companies Southwest Airlines and The Shaw Group, Inc. Handson, functional experience in all areas of HR including, employeerelations, staffing/recruiting, payroll, compensation, benefits, policydevelopment and regulatory compliance, performance management, trainingand development, project management, managing budgets, cost reduction,and quality assurance.
We are excited to have an individual of the caliber of Ms. Ussery tohead up our Human Resource Department. The experience she brings fromboth the private and government sectors will be a tremendous asset tothe employees and citizens of Bryant.
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