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Deniece Maston, SHRM-CP
Deniece Maston, SHRM-CP, has 14+ years of HR experience. Her areas of expertise in employee relations, performance management, talent acquisition, benefits and compensation are a great addition to the HR Knowledge Center team. Prior to working at SHRM, Deniece spent a majority of her career in human resource positions in the government contracting industry. Along with having her SHRM-CP, she has a Bachelor of Science from Cornell University.

Katie Brennan, SHRM-CP
Katie Brennan, SHRM-CP, has been a SHRM HR Knowledge Advisor since October 2015. She brought 11 years of human resources experience with her to the role. Katie has worked for both large and small employers in the public and private sectors. She began her HR career in higher education, later transitioned into the hospitality industry, and eventually moved into the nonprofit realm. She holds a bachelor's degree in human resource development from the University of Florida.

Regan Gross, SHRM-SCP
Regan Gross, SHRM-SCP, has over 20+ years of experience in the human resources profession across the U.S., with some experience in the U.K. Her experience includes Fortune 500 company Bayer Corporation's pharmaceutical group, as well as commercial real-estate and banking technology industries. She has been with SHRM for over 13 years and graduated with honors from Meredith College in Raleigh, N.C. She enjoys writing and has authored a number of articles found in HR Magazine.

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