Jon Hersam is a Human Resources Administrator at MRA Associates. His responsibilities include supporting the Director of Business Operations with full cycle employee recruiting and onboarding, payroll processing, and the management of employees benefit and engagement programs. He is also experienced in daily office operations, onboarding clients, and managing client activities.
Prior to this role with MRA Associates, Jon completed a yearlong internship as a Human Resource MBA intern and later supported the client services team as a client administrator. Due to the various roles performed at MRA, Jon has a deep understanding of firm functions, processes, and culture. Before moving to Arizona in 2016, Jon worked as a Program Director and Office Human Resources Manager for an organization supporting individuals with disabilities.
Jon is a certified Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR). He earned a Master of Business Administration with an emphasis on leadership and entrepreneurship from the W.P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University and a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Brigham Young University.
In his free time, Jon enjoys playing tennis and chess and exploring the great outdoors with his wife and son. He also enjoys participating in Toastmasters as the 2017-2018 Area Director, and 2018-2019 Division Director. He has won several speech contests, including third place in the state for creative story telling.
Have you ever been at work and felt like a rock star only to return home and feel like you have room to bloom? The reality is that your personal life can be a lot more complicated than your work life.