Smart Startup HR is a Black woman-owned HR consultancy firm. Tasha Kitty (she/her),CEO & President, has 20 years of HR, Insurance & Benefits, Learning & Development and Diversity, Equity & Inclusion experience. She’s worked in a variety of industries in the private, public and non-profit space. Tasha launched Smart Startup HR in 2020 after a successful in-house HR career serving in various positions such as Chief People Officer, VP of People and VP of HR, Learning & Development. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology and minors in English and African-American Studies, Master’s Degree in Intercultural Relations, is a Cornell University Certified Diversity Practitioner and completed the Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination certified Train the Trainer program. Her specialty credentials include MBTI (Myers-Briggs Type Indicator), 360 CCL Manager, Executive and Employee Assessment Coaching, Master Life Coach and SPHR (Senior Professional Human Resources) Certification. Tasha has spoken and presented as a panelist and served as a moderator for virtual and in-person events, conferences (including Scene + Heard and Startup Boston week) and portfolio exclusive webinars on ‘all things‘ HR. She’s a Board Member at Codman Square Community Health Center, Advisory Council member for SMASH Northeastern, a founding member of Chief Boston and a long-time mentor with Thrive Scholars.
Our services begin with a commitment-free consultation to better understand your company culture and opportunities for support. We’ll provide a recommendation of solutions, suggested priorities and timing. You can choose to work with us on one or all of our recommendations. Talk to Smart Startup HR today about how we can support your organization’s growth.