HR Excellence Awards
2020 HR EXCELLENCE AWARDS FINALISTS
SHRM-Atlanta is thrilled to join the Atlanta Business Chronicle in announcing the finalists of the 2nd Annual HR Excellence Awards! The finalists listed below are human resources professionals who have elevated the
role of HR through dedication and outstanding performance.
We invite you to join us for the Virtual Awards Program where we will honor these Human Resource leaders who are making an impact within their companies
or organizations by elevating the role of HR as a key driver of growth and innovation.
Join us as we celebrate the finalists and announce the winners at the Virtual HR Excellence Awards Program!
HR Excellence Awards Celebration
OCTOBER 8 | 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Virtual Awards Program
Chief Human Resources Officer
Sonya Buckley, Chief People Officer, Hire Dynamics
Vicki Cansler, Chief HR Officer, Piedmont Healthcare
Jenny Cybul, Chief Human Resources Officer, Bennett Thrasher
Leading Transformational Change & Culture
Adriana Avella, HR Director - Services, The Home Depot Inc.
Gregory Prokopchak, Executive Director, HR Integration, Piedmont Healthcare
The Entire HR Team, Atlantic Capital
The Human Resource Team, City of South Fulton
Best Learning & Development Strategy
Kelly Johnson, Director of Human Resources and Leader of Learning & Development Team, Georgia Department of Community Health
Michelle Resnick, Director, Employee Experience and Talent Development, North Highland
Rising HR Star
Sarah Cutler, Head of People, Ideas United
Jackie Fisher, HR Manager, Juneau Construction Company
Kelley Kosik, Manager, Talent Acquisition - Executive Search, FLEETCOR
Most Innovative Use of Technology
Lorie Hutcheson, VP Human Resources, Shepherd Center
Most Effective Recruitment Strategy
Karen Bennett, EVP, Chief People Officer, Cox Communications Inc.
Christine Kaszubski, Chief People Officer, SalesLoft
Best Total Rewards Strategy
Elise Giannasi, Director of Human Resources, Jabian Consulting
Patrick Henley, HR Director, Cobb County-Marietta Water Authority
Cody Partin, Senior Vice President, Total Rewards & People Operations, Cox Enterprises