Joanna Nero

Director of Human Resources

Joanna is a seasoned human resources professional with nearly 10 years of experience. As Human Resources Manager at Harder+Company, she works closely with our management team to implement HR initiatives and is responsible for overseeing recruitment and retention, compensation, benefits administration, and company policies.

Prior to joining Harder+Company, Joanna worked at the University of California San Francisco, where she managed the full spectrum of their human resources operations and programs across multiple departments. Prior to launching her human resources career, she worked at Family and Children Empowerment Services (formerly Florence Crittenton Services), a San Francisco-based nonprofit  whose mission is  to empower at-risk youth, young parents and low-income families by offering subsidized childcare, job training, and job placement services. Joanna is committed to helping out in her home country, Peru, where she has organized fundraisers and volunteers in efforts to help immigrant families. She is a native Spanish speaker.

  • Bachelor of Arts, Political Science, San Francisco State University
Areas of Expertise
  • Criminal Justice