Biography

With more than 25 years of human resources experience, Jon has held leadership roles at several iconic companies including eBay, The Coca-Cola Company, Motorola, Nissan Motor Corporation and General Dynamics. His HR career has taken him around the globe, working onsite with HR teams in 19 countries and on nearly every continent.

Jon is currently SHRM’s Divisional Director West and the California Field Services Leader based in Sacramento California. Prior to SHRM Jon worked at eBay Inc. in San Jose, California and led a global talent acquisition project and the 22-person HR Delivery Solutions Team. Prior to joining eBay Jon led both the global HR strategy organization at The Coca-Cola Company and the global HR transformation project. That project moved Coke from independent HR teams at the country, region and corporate level to a tightly integrated, process focused global delivery model establishing; global Centers of Expertise, Strategic Business Partners and Shared Services in all 109 countries in which Coke had employees.

Prior to The Coca-Cola Company, Jon served as Director of Human Resources Strategy, Measurement and HRIS Operations with Motorola Corporation, for more than 68,700 employees worldwide. He also held several client-facing business partner roles supporting multiple businesses, including startups in the US and a joint venture in Brazil. He has held leadership positions in Operations, Global Rewards, Talent Acquisition and Employee Relations.

Jon also worked for Nissan Motor Corporation USA and General Dynamics Corporation in business partner roles of increasing responsibility. He led successful career tracking/development and succession planning initiatives; managed integrated compensation programs; established and executed innovative recruitment strategies.

He holds a bachelor’s degree in communications from California State University – Fullerton, is an alumnus of Motorola’s Chairman’s Institute at Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management in Chicago and The Coca-Cola Company’s Leadership Experience program in Atlanta.