HR Mavericks

HR Maverick

Karlee Tauaese

Karlee Tauaese

Karlee is a young HR professional who has moved up the ranks of HR quickly. In her 8 years of HR experience, she has done a little bit of it all from payroll, benefits, events, compensation, recruiting, HRIS, training, performance management, employee orientation, onboarding and more. In her current role as a strategic HR Business Partner, her focus is on coaching Senior Executives for a large, multi-billion dollar, global company on their people strategy.

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

Say yes to new opportunities to work across HR! Try it all. HR is so multi-faceted and there are so many things you can learn. Spend time in each of the HR functions and see what lights your fire!