Leon Cerna is a highly-skilled human resources professional with over 20 years of practitioner experience in both the private and public sector. He has held leadership roles in Fortune 15 and 300 companies and served in the public sector as a Chief HR Executive. He has provided strategic oversight for both small and large size organizations with human resources departments from one to fifty employees. He has established foundations of respect, diplomacy, high ethical standards, and collaboration that have promoted the overall success of the organizations he serves. His work has supported startups who have grown from five to over 100 employees. His exceptional skills have been sought after by a variety of councils, commissions, and committees; including most recently the Personnel Merit Commission for the City and County of Broomfield, Denver Chamber of Commerce, University of Colorado – Boulder SHRM, Arvada Economic Development Association and the Colorado Non-Profit Association. Additionally, Leon has been selected to join one of the most celebrated and prominent leadership programs in the region, Leadership Denver. You can learn more by visiting HRAdvantagegroup.com.