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  • No two days are alike.
    HR is constantly changing.
    That variety challenges
    and motivates me to help others.”


    Steve Puckett, SHRM-SCP, SPHR, is known as an HR expert who provides tools, resources, and quality solutions for managers and employees, bringing more than 30 years of experience to every speaking engagement. Currently, he is the Director of Corporate Human Resources at Express Employment Professionals where he provides up-to-the-minute consultation on ever-changing employment rules. 

    An Oklahoma native, Puckett earned an associate’s degree from Connors State College in Warner, OK, and a bachelor’s degree in science from Oklahoma State University.

    Prior to joining Express in 2011, he began his HR career while working at Oklahoma City metro banks, including Liberty National Bank, Bank One (now Chase Bank), and Local Oklahoma Bank (now IBC Bank). Puckett also spent six years handling employee relations and benefits for Oklahoma Publishing Company, publisher of the largest newspaper in Oklahoma.

    Puckett is a member of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) and holds the designations of Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP) and Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR). He has been selected as an approved recertification status provider for SHRM and HR Certification Institute (HRCI) events. Puckett is a member of the Oklahoma City Human Resources Society and is on the Executive Board of the Oklahoma City Metro Employer Council, where he has served as chairman and vice chairman.

    His speaking engagements include Post Falls Chamber of Commerce, Idaho; True North Hospitality in Sarnia, ON; North Dakota CPA Society; and Express Employment Professionals events, to name a few.

  • Steve Puckett's topics include the following and can be customized for your audience:

    14X14_Leadership_PURPLE 14X14_WorkforceManagement_RED  Help! I’ve Been Promoted: Essential Skills for New Supervisors
    14X14_Leadership_PURPLE 14X14_WorkforceManagement_RED  Attracting and Retaining Talent: The Next Great Employer Challenge
    14X14_Leadership_PURPLE 14X14_WorkforceManagement_RED  Managing Conflict and Change to Enhance Morale and Team Building

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