Alexandra Desmond (Alex) is Talent Paradigm's Senior Manager for Human Resources & Operations! She leads the Human Resources team with efficiency, effectiveness, and consistency for everything you experience at Talent Paradigm. Alex truly believes in the mission and vision of the organization and does her darndest to make sure all your goals are achieved!
Alex has worked across many roles in a variety of industries. She has held positions as a: Operations Manager, Project Manager, Paralegal, HR professional, Executive Administrative Assistant, Photographer, Videographer and even cleaned the enclosures of rescued Siberian Tigers and Florida Panthers (true story!). She has worked in the legal, telecommunications, compliance, financial, and business process outsourcing industries.
She is a certified Paralegal (CP), Florida Registered Paralegal (FRP), HR Professional (PHR), Change Management Professional (PROSCI), Notary, and has obtained several certifications through Coursera.org.
She has her Bachelors in Liberal Studies with a minor in Psychology and her Graduate Certification in International Relations and Public Policy from the University of South Florida.
Alex is a self-proclaimed Optimistic Pessimist, a Futurist and a comedy and 'hopeful' sci-fi enthusiast.