Jennifer Curtis is Director of Human Resources at the City of Pasadena where she oversees a comprehensive department that serves 2,300 employees in 16 departments represented by nine unions. With over 20 years of public sector human resources experience, Jennifer has held leadership positions with the City of Ventura, City of Santa Clarita, and the University of Florida.
Jennifer's areas of interest include corporate culture, employee communication and engagement, organizational performance, and leadership development. Jennifer holds a master's degree in Mass Communications/Public Relations from the University of Florida and a bachelor's degree from U.C. Santa Barbara as well as a Labor Relations Academy Masters Certification from CALPELRA and SPHR certification. She has been a member of CALPELRA since 2006, is a current Board Member, and previously served as Annual Conference Program Chair as well as on the Program Committee.