John Schroeder is a Partner in Critical Path Advisor's Full-Service HR & Operations group. He previously served as a highly accomplished Chief Human Resources Officer with more than 20 years of executive-level success in Human Resources, payroll, benefits and recruiting. He is skilled at managing high level complex strategy issues as well as the day-to-day operations of HR. John’s industry experience spans the entertainment, government, financial, and public accounting sectors. His areas of expertise include compliance, risk mitigation, budgeting and finance, contract administration, career development and cultivating a culture of engagement for employees. John understands how a positive corporate culture is critical to a company’s success and he has played a critical role across multiple companies engaging employees to perform better.
John’s excellence in HR was recognized in 2014 when he was nominated by the San Fernando Business Journal for the area’s “Best Human Resources Person.” He holds two certifications in HR, the SHRM-SCP and the SPHR, a Master’s degree from Emory University, where he studied in the Honors Program, and a BA from Hendrix College, where he graduated with Distinction. He also has studied Labor and Employment Law at Emory University School of Law.