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We strive to help business owners develop a solid foundation and business strategy so they can be successful. We will work to improve productivity, company culture, and employee relations. Find out how we can help you and your business today!

Cheryl Hoogstad is the Principal and Human Resources Consultant for Hoogstad Consulting - a California based Human Resources firm with experience in many industries including entertainment, manufacturing, healthcare, higher education, architecture, construction, publishing and non-profit.  Ms. Hoogstad holds a Bachelors degree in Business Management from University of Phoenix and a Masters degree in Business Administration with concentration in Human Resources from Walden University. 


Ms. Hoogstad is certified by Human Resources Certification Institute (HRCI) with Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) credentials, and additional specialized certification for the State of California (CA).  She also holds an Accident, Life & Health Insurance License. She focuses in both tactical and strategic human resource management for small and medium size firms.


Over the past 15 years, Ms. Hoogstad's experience has been in the areas of recruiting, employee retention, employment investigations, employee relations, performance and leadership management, safety, training, benefit administration and creating personnel policies including federal and state legal compliance. 


As a former Administrator, Manager and Director, Ms. Hoogstad is able to step into an organization and determine their systems and staff needs in order to create a more productive and engaged employment environment. 


Ms. Hoogstad's Professional memberships/certifications include: 

Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR)

California Specialization for Human Resources (CA)

Accident, Life & Health Producer License (CDI)

Society in Human Resources Management (SHRM)

Professional in Human Resources Association (PIHRA)

Santa Clarita Chamber of Commerce Member Since 2013