Carmel Benson

Santa Cruz, California

Sr. HR Business Partner, Advanced Micro Devices

Experience at:
Cisco Systems, Apple Computer, Rudolf Steiner School

I am happy to answer questions about a job, research product, etc. with a 15-minute phone call or emailed response

I’m interested in mentoring people from:

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    Change Management
    Employee Engagement
    Executive Coaching
    Internal Communication
    Leadership Development
    Learning & Development
    Organization Design
    Team Building

    People I've Reported To

    People I've Worked With

    People Who've Reported to Me

    Where I've Worked

    Jan 2008 – Sep 2010

    Manager, Voice of the Employee (VOE)

    Cisco Systems

    Mar 2006 – Jan 2008

    Senior Business Analyst

    Apple Computer

    Aug 1990 – Jun 1992


    Rudolf Steiner School

    Sep 2010 – Mar 2011

    HR Partner

    Cisco Systems

    Jul 2012 – Present

    Sr. HR Business Partner

    Advanced Micro Devices

    Mar 2011 – Jul 2012

    Principal OD Consultant


    Jun 1999 – Aug 2003

    Global Leadership & Learning Manager (HR)

    Seagate Technology

    Sep 2003 – Jan 2006


    Why Not? Cards

    Nov 1993 – Jun 1997

    Planning Manager

    Coastal Painting Design

    Aug 1996 – Jun 1997


    Harrells Christian Academy

    Jun 1998 – Jun 2001

    Consultant & Researcher

    Defense Manpower Data Center
    Where I've Studied

    PhD, Social

    University of California

    BA, French

    Columbia University

    MS, Psychology

    University of California


    HR Generalists & Business Partners

    HR Management

    HR Recruitment & Placement

    Organization Development & Training

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