Karyn Jensen has been an active member of NNHRA since 1991; most recently serving as President-Elect and VP of Membership. Karyn served for two years as Chair of the Best Places to Work Committee during the foundational stages of NNHRA’s sponsorship of the event, now in its 10th year. In 2004, Karyn founded The Human Resource Connection, Ltd. (HRC). She held management positions at IGT, Jensen Precast, and Fitzgerald’s Group.
In 2010, she received the NNHRA HR Super Star Excellence Award and the 2010 Professional Saleswoman of Nevada Award. She holds an MS in Human Resources, has been SPHR certified since 1999, and is SHRM-SCP certified. Karyn has also instructed for UNR since 1993. Karyn enjoys camping, boating and spending time with her two girls. She also volunteers, most notably raising money for The American Cancer Society through Relay for Life.