Member Spotlight: Amber Graves
Sunday, March 1, 2020
Amber is a strategic recruiter with experience supporting multiple clients around Indianapolis. She began her career as a temp recruiter with That's Good HR and has served as a recruiting lead then as a division manager driving change to keep up with the tight labor market. Amber implemented tracking and reporting to verify the best talent sources and increased resources to those, overall improving the quality of hires. Amber loves recruiting and the constant challenge it brings.
Quote or words to live by.
Amber believes that we should "Be the change you wish to see in the world." She also believes that we should be comfortable being uncomfortable and we need to step out of our comfort zone and grow our circle of influence.
How long have you been involved in Indy SHRM?
Amber has been an active member of Indy SHRM since 2016 and has served on the Programs Committee. Amber was the co-chair for the Indy SHRM north meeting where she was instrumental in delivering great programs for our members.
Why do you think it is important for HR professionals to join Indy SHRM?
Amber feels that it is important for HR professionals to have like-minded people that they can connect with and reach out to ask questions. Amber also feels that it is important for the HR department of one or small HR teams to have access to other HR leaders outside of their company.
What is your favorite pass-time? Amber enjoys attending concerts and her favorite concert was Billy Joel and Elton John. Amber also enjoys spending time with family and attending her kids' sporting events.