As the Director of Human Capital at Meridian Capital, Colleen serves as a strategic business advisor by leading talent management programs and advising on best practices. Prior to joining Meridian Capital, Colleen was a Vice President of Human Resources at LRES Corporation, a West Coast based financial services company. Colleen began her career as a librarian and transitioned to human resources based on her passion to lead and inspire others while fostering rich and inclusive cultures through creative initiatives.
Education & Certification
Colleen received a Bachelor of Arts from the University of California, Santa Cruz. She holds a certification in Human Resources Management from Cal State Fullerton, and a SHRM-CP credential from the Society for Human Resource Management.
Community Service and Involvement
Originally from Orange County, CA, Colleen lives in Seattle with her rescue pup, Paco. In her free time, she enjoys reading, the arts, travel, hiking, local community events and volunteering.