Zenefits Appoints People and Talent Leader, Pat Wadors, to Board of Directors
SAN FRANCISCO April 24, 2018 – Zenefits today announced the addition of Pat Wadors to its board of directors. With more than 30 years’ experience developing people practices and purpose-driven culture in the technology industry, Pat is widely regarded for her extensive expertise in scaling world-class organizations through talent strategies.
“Pat’s expansive background is a unique complement to Zenefits’ business and our mission to be the HR technology backbone making it easier to start, run and grow small and mid-sized companies. Further, we believe diversity in perspective, opinion and background drives smarter, more thoughtful and better-informed decisions. Therefore, we are delighted to round out our board with Pat’s expertise in building and leading talent organizations,” said Jay Fulcher, CEO and chairman of Zenefits.
“People are a company’s best asset, and feeling like we can be our best selves at the office means we’ll do our best work. Jay and the entire Zenefits team are committed to instilling that sense of belonging within their culture, and I’m excited to share my perspective and passion for creating beautiful employee experiences with them,” said Pat Wadors.
About Pat Wadors
Wadors serves as Chief Talent Officer at ServiceNow. Previously, she was chief human resources officer (CHRO) and senior vice president, global talent organization, at LinkedIn, where her focus was on creating an amazing employee experience in a high growth company, recruiting top talent, talent development, supporting a highly engaged workforce and growing LinkedIn’s global footprint.
Before LinkedIn, Wadors held leadership positions in human resources at Plantronics, Yahoo!, Align Technology and Applied Materials. She holds a B.S. in business management with a concentration in human resources management and a minor in psychology from Ramapo College of New Jersey.
Zenefits is helping more than 10,000 small and mid-sized companies empower their modern workforce, manage change and stay compliant. Zenefits’ People Platform delivers the most comprehensive and mobile HR experience in the market. Zenefits’ HR, Benefits, Payroll and Performance apps combine with advisory services and tightly integrated partner apps to radically simplify HR administration – reducing paperwork and complexity so companies can focus on running and growing their business.