Edward Yost

SHRM-SCP, HR Business Partner

Edward Yost

Area of Expertise: Employee relations, workplace practices and policies, employee engagement, workplace violence.

“If they’re marching on the weekends, on one side or the other, those are their rights to do so. Generally speaking, employers may limit the discussion of political candidates at work because oftentimes those debates around fitness for the position may include mention of the gender, race, religion (or) age of the candidate which can be hot button issues.’’ – USA Today

Yost has expertise in employee relations, performance management, benefits, HR policy development, recruiting and more. He has over 20 years HR experience in a variety of industries, including for-profit education, call center, retail and professional services as a senior department leader. He also has experience in startup operations and building the HR function within fast-growing companies with a geographically dispersed employee group of up to 3,000 employees. Yost has a master’s degree from West Virginia University in industrial and labor relations and a Bachelor of Science in accounting from Fairmont State University in West Virginia.

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