Cara Adkins, SHRM-CP,
is a passionate, highly motivated and results-driven HR Professional with 15+ years Human Resources experience in various areas of the field to include: recruitment, strategy and planning, training & development, payroll, diversity and inclusion, Affirmative Action and EEO reporting, and employee benefits. Her current role leads the development and execution of strategic initiatives to create a pipeline for current and future career opportunities and increasing company employment branding nationwide through internships, leadership development, and student ambassador programs. Additionally, Cara is an exceptional Recruiter, talented Sourcer and expert Networker. She serves on NACE’s HBCU and Women in University Recruiting & Relations Affinity Impact Teams.
Cara graduated from Indiana Wesleyan University with a Bachelor's degree in Business and obtained her HR professional certification from SHRM. She is engaged to fiancé Bruce Adams and has 3 wonderful adult children: Adreanna, Dara and Elijah, along with 2 grandsons and a granddaughter on the way. In her spare time, she loves to travel and spend time with family. She is a professional style blogger who facilitates fashion workshops to women groups and events.