Carrie Wilks

Solutions Provider

My nontraditional path to HR started in marketing and communications. This enables me to view people strategy from multiple lenses. I love to create processes and an employer brand that communicates how much we care about employees.

 

WHERE I’VE BEEN

Johnson Financial Group — Progressive roles including: Senior Marketing Coordinator, Enterprise Risk Management Analyst, Business Analyst, and Senior Human Resources Business Partner

HNTB — Senior Marketing Coordinator

 

HOW I GOT THERE

B.A. in Communications, University of Wisconsin — Parkside

Human Resources Management Graduate Certificate, University of Wisconsin — Whitewater

Associate Professional in Human Resources Certification (aPHR)

 

WHERE I’M FROM

Union Grove, WI

 

SOMETHING ABOUT ME

When we moved from Wisconsin to Florida, I easily traded in my life long snow boots for new found flip flops. I now enjoy new hobbies such as combing the warm, sandy beaches in search of the perfect seashells.