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Hayley Hutchins, PHR, SHRM-CPR

Human Resources Consultant

Hayley is a Human Resources Executive with 20 years of progressive experience leading corporate HR functions. Her passion is in finding HR solutions for clients, helping them build their HR infrastructure by providing results oriented alignment between HR initiatives and strategic business goals all while continually supporting employee engagement. As a strategic HR partner, Hayley is known for building relationships and collaborating with business leaders to help bring people together in support of a shared vision and common goals helping to create organizational growth. She has proven to be an outstanding assessor of talent with a history of influencing key decision makers. Hayley’s reputation for dedication and integrity, leadership, coaching, and communication skills shows her knowledge and passion for HR.

Hayley holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Missouri State University in Springfield, Missouri and is a certified Professional in Human Resources (PHR, SHRM-CPR). She has worked in various HR related roles including staffing and recruiting, manufacturing, retail, distribution, healthcare, and hospitality. She has experience with a wide variety of businesses from small locally owned to international corporations.

Strengths include:

  • Employee Engagement
  • Compensation and Benefits
  • Full Cycle Recruiting & Social Networking
  • Policy and Procedures Development
  • Employee and Labor Law Compliance
  • Strategic Planning and Execution
  • Employee Training and Development
  • Leadership Training and Development
  • Employee Relations
  • Performance Management


Hayley provides support to Connell clients on human resources needs related to, but not limited to: employee relations, policy and handbook development, recruiting support and services, talent acquisition technology and systems, creating job descriptions, employee training and engagement, management coaching and development, employment branding, candidate experience, and general HR compliance.