Elisa Garn is currently the VP of Thought Leadership & Brand Marketing for GBS Benefits, a full service broker based in Salt Lake City, Utah. Elisa’s experience includes more than 15 years in HR, recruiting and employer brand strategy primarily with small to mid-sized businesses.
Her passion for the HR profession is obvious: She is a member of the Forbes Human Resource Council, has served as the President for Salt Lake SHRM, co-founded DisruptHR SLC, currently serves as the Executive Director for Utah SHRM and acts as an advisor and member of several business-focused groups. Elisa holds the SHRM-SCP, SPHR, PRC and SHRM Talent Management Specialty Credential certifications. A true believer of the global impact HR can have on creating a better human experience, her career path now focuses on the advocacy and influence for the progression of the HR function within the business environment.