HR Mavericks

HR Maverick

Anna Schimelpfenig

Anna Schimelpfenig

Anna has been in the recruiting industry since 2014, starting off her career in agency recruiting. She is now leading recruiting and HR for a computer software startup in SoCal. That role has her building the HR function from the ground up, which has included developing the careers page, onboarding, and training programs.

What words of advice and encouragement would you give to someone just starting out in HR?

If you're just starting out in HR, congratulations! You have entered a career field that allows you to have a large impact on someone's life. Changing jobs can be a very stressful time in someone's life and you have the ability to make sure it's a smooth transition.