Valerie Rivas, MBA

Leah Pelletier, CSP

Leah is an Account Executive and Certified Staffing Professional for Acro Service Corp with over 15 years of workforce management and talent acquisition experience in technology, accounting, legal and business support services. She is a business partner with a consultative approach that truly loves Technology! Her background includes recruiting, human resource support, personnel management and co-employment issues. She has a passion for building relationships in the community, networking with associations that make a difference and promoting DEI initiatives.

Ly Tran, MBA

Ly works for CSI Aviation Inc. in ABQ as a HR Specialist and Program Manager for DOT/FAA Drugs and Alcohol Program. She has an MBA in healthcare administration and enjoyed working in HR for various industries: manufacturing, higher education, and healthcare.

Bob Daniel, MBA

Vicky Palmer

Chief Human Resources Officer, HopeWorks

Vicky began her HR career in a non-profit environmental group and then as a Human Resources Manager at a large builder in New Mexico.  She was also a Regional HR Director for a company that managed 11 Long Term Care facilities in NM.  She has worked for the past 14 years at HopeWorks, a non-profit that serves the homeless. She has an Executive Masters in Community Health Leadership and is a Robert Woods Johnson Foundation Scholar.

Danielle Gutierrez

Benefits and Compensation Manager, Tricore Reference Laboratories

Kristina "Kat" Lite

Currently, Kat is an Executive Recruiter for Employers Pro Advantage helping build the sucess of others through trust, integrity and compassion. Kat has hired individuals for some of the nation's top companies in the law, finance and tech communities, securing them top quality employees. As an undergraduate student at the University of New Mexico Anderson School of Business, Kat served as Treasure for Psi Chi International Honor Society and is currently a member of the Golden Key Internation Honor Society.

Alyssa Brodsky, MBA

Alyssa started her HR career as a Manager with HR duties and then worked as an HR Representative at a large hospital in the San Francisco Bay Area. She was also an HR Manager for a nonprofit out there. She moved to Albuquerque in 2005 where she spent 11 years working in and managing the HR Consulting division at a local firm. She has enjoyed working at Southwestern HR Consulting for the last 5 years.  Alyssa has a master's degree in Human Resource Management and a Master's in Business Administration.

Donna Clow

HR Manager, Innovative Technology Partnerships, LLC