Lauren DeChayne, Telamon Insurance and Financial Network’s HR Division
Lauren is an HR Consultant who works with Telamon Insurance and Financial Network’s HR Division. Lauren’s philosophy of being in HR is, “I’m in the people business”. She has have worked for more than 20 years as a Human Resources Professional. During her career she has focused on treating employees as her clients. She believes she works for them. Listening, respect, and empathy are at the core of how she operates. She believes that a true human resources professional couples these skills with the technical aspects of the human resources function including compliance, judgement and business acumen.
Her former employers include global players such as Nokia, Microsoft, and Sybase (now SAP). Current HR consulting clients include two private firms, one in transportation and the other in the trade show industry. Over the years she has worked during periods of explosive growth as well as times of significant downsizing. She is passionate about helping companies put employees first while balancing the needs of the business.
She has obtained a MBA with Honors from Bentley University and a B.S. with honors from the University of Massachusetts/Amherst. In her spare time, she assists soon-to-be college graduates with resume writing and interview preparation.