Jennifer
Leigh, MBA, SHRM-SCP, SPHR

Vice President, Human Resources

About Jennifer
Experience

Jenny joined S.L. Nusbaum Realty Co. in 2021 with over 23 years of Human Resources experience. Her responsibilities include leading employee relations, talent acquisition, training, benefits, compensation, and compliance. She will be tasked with identifying, evaluating, and solving hiring challenges, recruiting top talent to various positions, mediating, and suggesting solutions to employee disputes, interviewing potential candidates, making recommendations, and compiling information about compensation and benefits packages based on market data.

OVERVIEW

Jenny began her career working with the disabled population of Northern Virginia, DC and Maryland establishing and maintaining employment opportunities through development of employer partnerships and supportive individual job coaching functions. Upon relocation back to her hometown of Norfolk, Virginia, Jenny entered the healthcare industry working within Human Resources for Sentara Healthcare. In 2018, she joined CBRE (later acquired by Colliers) as Chief Human Resources Officer with oversight of HR strategy across their offices in Virginia and North Carolina where she continued in her role prior to joining our firm.

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS & ACCREDITATIONS

  • SHRM-SCP – Senior Certified Professional in Human Resources (SHRM)
  • SPHR – Senior Professional in Human Resources (HRCI)
  • CHHR – Certified Healthcare Human Resources Professional (AHA)
  • Veterans at Work Certificate (SHRM)
  • MD-110 – Workplace EEO Investigator (EEOC)
  • Society for Human Resources Management – SHRM – National Chapter Member
  • Hampton Roads Society for Human Resources Management – HRSHRM – Local Chapter Member
  • American Society for Healthcare Human Resources Administration – ASHHRA Member
  • Virginia Society for Healthcare Human Resources Administration – VaSHHRA – State Chapter Member
  • Old Dominion University E.V. Williams Center for Real Estate
  • Old Dominion University Association of Real Estate Alumni – AREA – Member
  • Hampton Roads Association for Commercial Real Estate – HRACRE – Member

 EDUCATION

  • Bachelor’s Degree, Social Work – James Madison University
  • Master’s Degree, Business Administration – Old Dominion University, Strome College of Business

Jenny began her career working with the disabled population of Northern Virginia, DC and Maryland establishing and maintaining employment opportunities through development of employer partnerships and supportive individual job coaching functions. Upon relocation back to her hometown of Norfolk, Virginia, Jenny entered the healthcare industry working within Human Resources for Sentara Healthcare. In 2018, she joined CBRE (later acquired by Colliers) as Chief Human Resources Officer with oversight of HR strategy across their offices in Virginia and North Carolina where she continued in her role prior to joining our firm.