Sara E. Choate, SPHR, SHRM-SCP, has more than 13 years of professional experience and oversees all areas of human resources for KPM, in addition to serving as an outsourced human resources provider to firm clients. Prior to KPM, she worked as a human resources manager in the national office of a Springfield-based firm, focusing on performance management, employee engagement, and diversity initiatives. Sara is a member of the Society of Human Resources Management (SHRM) and the Springfield Area Human Resources Association. She graduated from Missouri State University with her B.S. degree in Communications and her signature strengths are strategic, maximizer, adaptability, activator, and ideation. Sara also is a Senior Professsional in Human Resources (SPHR) and SHRM Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP).