Jean Mooney, PHR | Director of Human Resources
Jean joined Larimer Humane Society as the director of human resources in January 2010, with more than 20 years of experience working with Fortune 500 companies in human resources, public and government affairs, communications, and marketing.
At Larimer Humane Society, Jean is responsible for the strategic direction and tactical implementation of the shelter’s human resource policies and practices, as well as the creation of professional development programs and services for management and employees. Areas of focus include employment policies, practices and procedures; compensation and benefits; employee relations and communication; staffing, performance management and succession planning; compliance and organizational development.
Prior to joining Larimer Humane Society, Jean held management positions at Agilent Technologies and Hewlett-Packard in Colorado and Delaware, respectively. Most recently, she served as Agilent’s Colorado public affairs and communications manager, and the global business communications manager for the Materials Science Solutions Business Unit.
Jean earned her bachelor’s degree in communications from Texas A & M University with a minor in business. She earned her Professional in Human Resources (PHR) Certification from the Human Resource Certification Institute (HRCI) and her Human Resources Generalist Certification from the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM). Additionally, Jean holds a Corporate Community Involvement (CCI) Certification from Boston College.
Jean was drawn to work for Larimer Humane Society after years of supporting animal welfare organizations and adopting shelter pets.