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Organizing Committee

Ellen Sheehan

Ellen Sheehan
Executive Director
UCLA Human Resources Round Table (HARRT)

Ellen Sheehan is the Executive Director of HARRT at UCLA, the Human Resources Round Table.  HARRT is a membership organization of senior human resources executives that is dedicated to the advancement of human resources management through a partnership with world-class academics and thought leaders. Ellen is responsible for overall operations including strategy, academic and member relations and program offerings.

Before joining HARRT at UCLA, she served as Senior Vice President Human Resources at Princess Cruises where she was responsible for all facets of human resources for approximately 30,000 employees in the U.S. and multiple worldwide locations. In this role, she had responsibility for human resources strategy, talent management, organizational planning, total rewards, learning and development, global payroll and employee communications. Prior to joining Princess, she served as Vice President of Human Resources for California Federal Bank.

Ellen earned her Bachelor of Arts and Master of Science degrees from University of Southern California, and Master of Business Administration from Loyola Marymount.