Samantha Ares serves as Director of Human Resources. In this role, Samantha is responsible for overseeing the function of Human Resources in processing new hires, benefits administration, compensation administration, organizational development and training. Samantha has implemented several improvements to the College’s HR functions which include designing comprehensive HR processes and procedures; automating the payroll process for time entry; and developing a performance appraisal and competencies guideline.
Samantha is an active member in the Society of Human Resource Management and has accumulated 12+ years’ experience in Human Resources. She is a Certified Coach, EQ-i 2.0 and EQ360 through the Center for Emotional & Spiritual Development. As a former pastor, she is passionate about helping people to increase clarity and focus to create happier lives and added success.