Elizabeth Dennis earned her Master’s Degree in Higher Education Administration at The Ohio State University, and has been obsessed with finding joy in work ever since. Professionally, her primary focus has been Human Capital Growth & Management while also serving as a senior executive in Marketing, Sales, and Operations. She has worked in industries including architecture, luxury goods, manufacturing, nonprofits and hospitality for companies as large as $500M in revenues with workforces a large as 10,000. Elizabeth has worked relentlessly to develop a reputation as a dedicated outcome-oriented mentor by also serving in community service organizations such as Rotary International and Central Ohio education foundation boards of trustees. She is a no-nonsense speaker as a result of a 15-year span as a self-employed independent consultant focused on Human Capital consulting. Prior to joining Hocking College as Director of Human Resources, Elizabeth served as Chief People Officer for RCO Limited LLC, a proud franchisee of Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers LLC. In her spare time, she mentors her two sons who are both college students, and enjoys horseback riding, travel, cooking, and perfecting her homemade chocolates – a personal passion started with her Mom in 1978\!