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The Team

Who We Are

Gina Smith, PHR
CEO & Principal Consultant

As a specialist on all matters affecting work, workers and the workplace, she frequently is sought-after to advise on critical workforce concerns—from sexual harassment to diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging. Experienced in both the not-for-profit and for-profit space, her decade of industry leadership includes roles in retail, manufacturing, healthcare, and unionized environments.

She is an active volunteer for education, employment, and other social causes, formerly serving on the boards of the Central Arkansas Human Resource Association (CAHRA) and Black Human Resource Professional Network (BHRPN). She also enjoys serving as a workforce readiness facilitator at Our House which is an organization that empowers homeless and near-homeless families and individuals to succeed in the workforce.

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Gina holds a Master of Arts in Human Resource Management from Webster University. She obtained a Bachelor of Science in Business: Management from the University of Phoenix. She also holds a Professional Human Resource (PHR) certification from Human Resource Certification Institute (HRCI), as well as Development Dimension International (DDI), Certified Facilitator and Ken Blanchard Certified Trainer certifications. and a HR Consultant certification from International Association of Professions Career College.

Gina holds professional memberships with the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), Central AR HR Association (CAHRA), Black HR Professional Network (BHRPN), and AR Public Employers HR Association (APEHRA).

Our Team.

Our team has combined 58 years' of human resource management experience in government, nonprofit, retail, manufacturing, healthcare, transportation, insurance, financial, communications, information technology and unionized industries. We hold HR certifications from HRCI and SHRM and are members of several HR associations in Arkansas and nationwide. Experts  in employment law and compliance, recruiting, training and development, facilitation, DEI, preboarding/onboarding, benefits, payroll, layoffs, employee relations strategies/investigations, leave accommodation, performance reviews and so much more.

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Our Happy Clients

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Rock Region Consulting has been an absolute pleasure to work with. From our first meeting, they’ve produced amazing results for our companies. They have a wealth of knowledge have been able to aid us in becoming much more efficient and productive.

Jordon Lewis, Chair

The Lewis Family of Businesses, et al.

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