Industry Veteran De Ann Demo Will Lead Firm's HR Efforts
Kansas City, Mo. - MarksNelson LLC accounting and consulting firm hires Human Resources Manager in an effort to boost the firm's focus on growth. De Ann M. Demo joins the firm, bringing over 25 years of progressive experience in the HR industry to MarksNelson.
"I'm very much looking forward to my new role at MarksNelson managing the firm's HR efforts and collaborating with leadership to ensure that our vision and culture is introduced to our new employees," Demo said. "I'm excited to join a firm that's forward-thinking and focused on growth as well as the development of its company culture."
At MarksNelson, Demo will manage employee relations, compensation and benefits, and compliance with labor and employment laws. She will also lead MarksNelson's mentoring program, facilitate training and development programs and focus on recruiting and the implementation of a strategic recruitment plan.
"We feel so fortunate to have De Ann on our team and believe she will make an immediate impact with the recruitment process as well as with our overall HR efforts," said Managing Member Mark Radetic. "De Ann's extensive experience in the HR industry aligns perfectly with our vision for our firm's HR Manager and we feel strongly about her abilities to attract and maintain talent under the MarksNelson brand."
Demo's background includes experience with a diverse group of employers. She was formerly the associate director of human resources at Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences for several years. Demo also held HR management positions at Dex One, where she helped lead the company through several acquisitions, as well as the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). Demo is a graduate of the University of Nebraska, where she received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration. She is a Society for Human Resource Management-Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP).