Joy joined the ranks of the "consultant" world after thirty years of experience in the Human Resource field in companies such as ITT, Raytheon, Gillette, Oral-B Laboratories, Quintron Systems, Remedy, Pacific IBM EFCU and William Wilson & Assoc. While with a division of Gillette, Joy gained international human resource experience, with responsibility for operations in 28 different countries.
Her training "passion" facilitated her being involved in two delegations that provided training/management information in Russia, the Czech Republic, Poland, and a management seminar in Romania. Generalist knowledge of Human Resources led her to be the first Chairperson for EDD’s Employer Advisory Group and the Chair of the first ever California Employer Advisory Group statewide conference. She helped found a real estate oriented HR group called REELE in the San Francisco area to facilitate HR professionals serving the Real Estate Industry.
Joy holds a B.A. degree from Chapman College and completed the Masters study in Human Resources/Organizational Development at the University of San Francisco.
MEET OUR SBDC HR ADVISOR TO THE STARS
Are you aware of the hundreds of new HR-focused laws that are going to impact your business in 2020? Whether you're just launching your business or you've had your doors open for decades, SBDC HR Advisor Joy Hallof is someone you need to get to know.
The list of businesses she has helped is too long to list here so if you need help, you need to visit SantaCruzSBDC.org to apply for assistance to make sure you're in compliance.