Dezzarae is an experienced Human Resources professional with over 20 years of experience.She graduated from Chapman University with her BS in Business Administration and obtained her Master's degree from Azusa Pacific University in Human and Organizational Development. Dezzarae holds three professional certifications and is a professional member of SHRM and PIHRA.
During her career, she has worked for companies like Paychex, Inc., McDonald's Corp., General Motors, non-profits and currently San Manuel Band of Mission Indians. In these roles, as a leader, she combined her HR and business knowledge to help companies grow, develop talent, and implement strategies in highly competitive markets. In 2017, Dezzarae incorporated and officially began her HR consulting firm- 4HiRE HR Solutions, LLC. In her short time in business, she has already helped many companies develop, strengthen, and grow their employment practices and systems. In 2019, she was certified by WBENC as a Women's Business Enterprise (WBE) and a Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) by the NMSDC. Last year, she was a nominated as a finalist for the 2020 NexGen Business Award for NAWBO-IE.
Dezzarae also works as an adjunct professor. Since 2007, she has worked in higher education. She has taught undergraduate and graduate courses primarily in the areas of management and human resources. She currently teaches as part of the HR certificate program at Cal Poly Pomona's School of Continuing Education. Being recognized as a knowledgeable HR partner, she was asked to be a content reviewer and item writer for HRCI's (Human Resources Certification Institute) PHR and the PHR exam for California. She has consulted for and trained leadership teams all over Southern California in management and human resources topics. In 2018 & 2019, she partnered with the County of San Bernardino's Workforce Development Board to provide support for Professional Edge graduates, along with giving HR and employer input on county programs for job seekers receiving social service benefits. Also in 2019, Dezzarae expanded upon her mission of helping businesses protect their profits by staying compliant. She did this by joining SCORE Inland Empire as a volunteer member and workshop presenter and educated small businesses on HR laws that can effect them.
Dezzarae is a Southern California native who enjoys spending time in her community and giving back. She is a board member of the Youth Action Project (YAP), which is a non-profit that empowers the youth and young adults in the development of skills and habits needed to experience economic and social success. She is also a member of Jack and Jill Inc. where she has held several leadership positions and raised money for local and national charities.
- LSC 2022