Michelle Hale is a driven human resources professional with 12 years of progressively responsible, diverse experience. She is collaborative, resourceful, and prides herself on the relationships she builds while serving as a trusted advisor. Michelle enjoys that a career in HR provides a platform to make a lasting positive impact on an organization and its people. She believes in creating HR programs that align organizational goals with an exceptional employee experience.

She began her career in Breckenridge working in the hospitality industry before transitioning to the Denver Metro area where she served in local government. Prior to joining HR Advantage Group, she worked at a global, high growth technology start-up where she helped to develop and implement all people processes. Michelle brings experience in all HR disciplines including talent acquisition, performance management, benefits, compensation, employee relations, learning and development, employee engagement, employment and immigration law, and risk management.

Michelle received her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with an emphasis in Human Resources Management from the University of Colorado Boulder, and is currently pursuing her Master of Science in Organizational Leadership from Colorado State University Global. She holds a Professional in Human Resources (PHR) designation, is a SHRM Certified Professional (SHRM-CP), and is a former board member of International Public Management Association for HR (IPMA-HR) Colorado Chapter.

Michelle has lived in Colorado since she was in preschool and enjoys spending time with her family and friends, enjoying the Colorado outdoors, reading, and learning new things. She has a passion for travel and has visited more than 20 countries across 5 continents.