HR Mavericks

HR Maverick

Tamara Meyer

Tamara Meyer

Tamara is an HR Generalist that feels most at home in the creative industries. She got her start as an HR representative at a comedy club and has found that keeping a sense of humor helps put the Human in Human Resources. She now works at a EMMY award winning creative/agency and production company in Seattle, WA. She is actively working towards her HRCI PHR certification.

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

HR is a fine balance between being your employees biggest cheerleader and making sure you're making the best decisions for your company. So we operate in navigating a lot of gray area in a black and white job description. Having a network of like minded HR professionals helps make sure you don't get stuck in the weeds and make sure your considering all the perspectives to make the right calls.