Jessica KinneyDirector of People
Jessica Kinney is the Director of People at AquaHydrex, leading cultural development and implementing people systems that promote creativity, innovation, growth, and productivity. Jessica is responsible for all things HR related, including Talent Acquisition, Compensation, Benefits and Employee Relations.
Prior to AquaHydrex, Jessica spent four years as Director of People at Bonanno Concepts where she quadrupled the Human Resources Team and created a successful people strategy through pioneering new policies that resulted in a 95% staff retention rate in a post-pandemic workforce. She has over 10 years experience working with entrepreneurial organizations, including a stint at 1 Million Cups, a national educational platform for entrepreneurs, and the Rocky Mountain Microfinance Institute, where she served as a mentor to aspiring business owners. Jessica has proven success with strategic interventions and designing new systems for recruiting, retaining, and developing employees in a changing market.
Most recently, Jessica received her Graduate Certificate in Organizational Development from Denver University. She also has an MBA from the University of Iowa and studied Political Science at the University of Chicago.