Amber Clayton oversees the Society for Human Resource Management’s Knowledge Center, which fielded over 66,000 questions from members over the course of 2020. She has participated in over 100 media interviews in the past year related to COVID and other trending topics, including interviews with CNBC, FOX, CNN, Bloomberg and the Wall Street Journal. Amber co-hosts a podcast called Honest HR, where she uncovers and explores uncomfortable, complicated and sometimes wonderful truths of the workplace. She is SHRM-certified with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Baltimore. She has been in various HR roles for over 20 years, in the retail and healthcare industry, before joining SHRM in 2011.