280 Granite Run Drive, Suite 300
Lancaster, PA 17601
Cathie M. Kearsley, SPHR, SHRM-SCP
Cathie M. Kearsley brings more than 20 years of human resource experience to Granite HR Consulting. In her role as Senior Consultant, Cathie advises clients ranging from small to mid-size organizations that require special project assistance or are without in-house HR support. She advises clients on compliance audits, staffing and recruitment, training, employee relations as well as compensation and benefits.
In her career, she has advised on all types of HR matters, including day-to-day operations, and has developed new policies to improve attendance and retention as well as created and implemented annual performance evaluation systems. Cathie also has experience drafting and counseling on employer policies and procedures, drafting and revising employee handbooks and improving the talent acquisition process for stronger hires.
Throughout her career, she has served in many HR leadership and management roles. Previously, Cathie was the director for Water Street Mission, Mennonite Disaster Service, a volunteer network for disaster recovery, and a college and seminary in Toronto, ON.
Cathie has a Master Certificate in Human Resource Management from Villanova University and a bachelor’s degree in Honors English with a minor in Peace and Conflict Studies from the University of Waterloo. She has been a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) through the Human Resources Certification Institute since 2010 and a Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP) through the Society for Human Resource Management since 2015.