Ellen joined CBRE in April 2015, so is new to the CBRE family.
Ellen is an experienced HR professional with a successful track record of supporting fast growth technology businesses. Ellen has an established reputation in building strong relationships and quickly becoming a capable team contributor. She is a strong advocate of building the employee value proposition and assisting with employee communications to ensure retention of key talent.
Prior to joining CBRE, Ellen worked for over four years in a manufacturing company supporting personnel in both San Jose and Carlsbad, California. Her client group ranged from the CTO to 3 shifts of manufacturing floor personnel. Duties ranged from the hiring, on-boarding, performance management, benefits, to employee relations and the exit process.
Ellen has worked for a variety of companies previous to the above, ranging from small to large within the high technology arena. Ellen worked eight years at Applied Materials and helped them relocate their corporate manufacturing division to Austin, Texas. Depending on the company size, she has reported to the CEO thru to Senior Human Resources management.
Ellen enjoys building relationships with her client group to help solve business issues in success of meeting the group and company goals.
In April Ellen was honored for her 25 years of service at Stanford Children’s Hospital in the bedside reading program and continues to dedicate her time to this important volunteer program.