HR Workshop

Investing in your career
La Jolla, CA
HR Workshop
The Lodge at Torrey Pines
February 21, 2018

HR Workshop Speaker - Dr. Jarik Conrad

Dr. Jarik Conrad

Ultimate Software, Senior Director of HCM Innovation

Jarik Conrad, EdD, SPHR, SHRM-SCP, is the senior director of Human Capital Management (HCM) Innovation for Ultimate Software. In that capacity, Dr. Conrad helps organizations stay abreast of the latest workforce trends and innovative approaches to people management and talent optimization. Immediately prior to joining Ultimate Software, Dr. Conrad led The Conrad Consulting Group where he served as an executive coach, facilitator, and management consultant. He has held significant human resources roles at Fortune 500 companies, including McDonnell Douglas (Boeing), Pillsbury (General Mills), Union Carbide (Dow), Citigroup, and CSX Technology. In addition, he directed the human resources department for the City of Jacksonville, Florida. Dr. Conrad is an award-winning author and sought after keynote speaker. He has been recognized as a thought-leader in the areas of emotional intelligence, diversity and inclusion, and leadership.

HR Workshop Speaker - Sarah Levitt

Sarah Levitt

Sarah Levitt, Executive Coach & Motivational Speaker

Sarah Levitt is a nationally renowned leadership expert, regularly invited to work with some of the world's finest leaders, propelling them to even greater success and driving exceptional business outcomes. The leading authority on Magnificent Leadership®, Sarah helps clients optimize their talents and strengths within the chaotic, high-stakes environments in which they lead. A trusted and strategic guide, she brings penetrating insight, wit, and more than 20 years of practical business experience to herwork with CEOs, corporate executives of Fortune 1000 companies, and senior leadership teams. Sarah created The Making Magnificence Project®, an ongoing initiative, where she interviews successful leaders across different domains to capture their leadership journeys. Her book, Magnificent Leadership, distills the essential elements of leadership success that she gleaned from these interviews. Sarah is sought as a speaker for international conferences and leadership summits. A sampling of her engagements include: American Bankers Association, Harvard Kennedy School of Government, Hewlett-Packard, BASF, National Association of CEOs, Oracle, Blue Cross Blue Shield, and Ignite International Leadership Summit. Sarah is a columnist for The Financial Manager and was recruited to coach in the elite Executive MBAprogram at The University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler business school.

HR Workshop Speaker - Morag Barrett

Morag Barrett

SkyeTeam, Chief Executive Officer

Morag Barrett is CEO of SkyeTeam, an international HR consulting and leadership development company. Morag's experience ranges from senior executive coaching to developing high-impact teams across Europe, America, and Asia. She is a highly effective speaker, trainer, and executive coach. Morag draws from a deep and unique operational skill set. Her corporate career started in retail banking with Royal Bank of Scotland Group in the United Kingdom. With 15 years experience in the finance industry, Morag understands the challenges of running a business as well as the complexities of leading and managing the people that are part of that business. Prior to launching Skye in 2007, Morag was responsible for global leadership and executive development in a U.S. telecom company. Since launching SkyeTeam, she has had the opportunity to work with clients in a range of industries including healthcare, telecoms, mining, manufacturing, engineering, and technology.

HR Workshop Speaker - Christopher W. Olmsted

Christopher W. Olmsted

Ogletree Deakins, Shareholder

Mr. Olmsted's employment law compliance and litigation experience includes: FEHA and Title VII claims regarding race, gender, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, pregnancy and sexual harassment; California CFRA and federal FMLA; federal ADA and ADEA; False Claim and whistle blowing actions; public policy violations and other wrongful termination claims; ERISA; wage and hour claims; independent contractor misclassification claims; class actions; misappropriation of trade secrets; labor Commissioner claims (Department of Industrial Relations, Division of Labor Standards Enforcement claims), EDD and Unemployment Insurance claims.

HR Workshop Speaker - Tony Segreto

Tony Segreto

Ultimate Software, Liaison-Special Projects

Tony Segreto serves as Ultimate Software's liaison for special projects. In that role, he moderates events, expertly disseminates UltiPro information via videos, and evangelizes Ultimate's products and services to a wide audience. Previously, Tony spent 40 years as one of the most experienced and trusted anchors on South Florida television. He joined WTVJ in 1968 as an intern. During his tenure, he worked as a photographer, producer, reporter, and anchor for both sports and news. During his career, Mr. Segreto covered more than 20 Super Bowls, 2 Olympics, World Series, Stanley Cups, NBA finals, and National Championships. He has also interviewed two sitting presidents and political leaders from around the country. In 1995, he was honored by the South Florida chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences with the prestigious Silver Circle Award, recognizing more than 25 years of excellence in broadcast journalism.