Jack Guskin, SPHR, SHRM-SCP
Jack Guskin’s 40-year career includes senior engineering, IT and HR executive management positions for several start-ups and high tech organizations. He has also held engineering, marketing and project management roles in computer networking, software and hardware, and research and development. Jack started Austin, Texas-based Human Resource Initiatives in 2007, specializing in executive and general compensation, HR function auditing, survey analysis and usage of technology within HR.
Over the past eight years Jack has led numerous compensation projects in the areas of executive pay, board of directors’ compensation and complete pay system design. Additional experience includes leadership development, culture change, organizational effectiveness, strategic planning, and business process mapping.
As an ISO 9001 Lead Auditor, Jack is certified to audit Quality Management Systems and manage auditor teams. He is also certified as a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR), Society for Human Resource Management – Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP), mediator and life coach. Jack received a BS in Computer Science from the University of Michigan and completed a graduate level computer engineering program at Columbia University.