Society for Human Resources Management
SHRM Northern Virginia Chapter
Master of International Administration, University of Denver
Bachelor of Liberal Arts, Bard College
Certified Human Resources Certification Institute (HRCI) Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR)
Certified Society for Human Resources Management Senior Professional (SHRM-SCP)
Kendra’s varied background in non-profit organizations, associations and consulting is the perfect fit to lead Vault’s outsourced HR business unit. She drives creative process improvement for internal systems, designs forward-thinking policies and programs, and executes plans for long-term growth. A true collaborator, Kendra leads bold change that aligns people practices with corporate culture. Kendra develops award-winning workplace structures and supports modern practices through HR community engagement. She serves as a subject matter expert for HR credentialing organizations.
Prior to joining Vault, Kendra was a consultant working with small and mid-sized organizations on full scope HR services. She delivered policy guidance, implemented leadership and culture change initiatives, developed and executed engaging management level and firm-wide training in areas of leadership development, conflict resolution and performance management. Throughout her career in operations and human resources, she has enjoyed leading collaborative teams to execute growth and development plans.
Kendra’s ability to drive results and execute multiple priorities makes her a key member of Vault’s leadership team. She develops systems and processes that are a win: win for both organization and individual. She is unwavering in her drive to make work enjoyable, productive and successful.
When Kendra is not innovating at work, she mentors young women in Girls Scouts to learn leadership skills and runs local elections as a precinct Chief Officer in the City of Alexandria. She also enjoys hiking any trail in front of her – no matter how challenging.