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How I use #Candor: Providing clients with the tools to create positive improvements on process and procedures in an open and honest manner.

How I use #Courage: I admit, learn from and improve as a result of my own mistakes.

How I use #Care: Actively listening to clients to better understand what’s important to them both personally and professionally.

#whatmattersmost to me: My family, friends, and exploring the world around me in new and different ways.

Meet Kirsten Kalemba

Manager, People Operations

Kirsten Kalemba brings over 15 years of HR experience to the Assemble team and specializes in People Operations. In her advisory roles, she is a devoted team member and business partner and always keeps the best interests of her clients at heart. Kirsten is a collaborative partner and is skilled in process improvement. She impacts organizations with her expertise in operations management, payroll, benefits, leave administration, and HRIS management.

Kirsten’s academic and athletic career at the University of Richmond has helped to shape the hardworking and focused professional she is today. Her degrees in Leadership Studies, Business and Women’s studies, along with HR training, have provided the necessary skills to make an impact in a wide variety of organizations. Kirsten has prior experience working for one of the largest financial services companies in the world as well as a start-up not-for-profit organization.

When she is not working, Kirsten enjoys spending time with her two daughters, her high school sweetheart, and her family and friends. Kirsten loves to explore new places and often starts her day with a sunrise run.