Human Resources Specialist
A seasoned human resource professional with experience managing the full recruiting cycle and onboarding process, Chanel Nichols is an adept problem solver and project manager.
She joins HMA after serving in various roles at Michigan State University where she held positions in human resources and finance. She has experience developing human resources policies and procedures, advising hiring managers, and overseeing collective bargaining agreements, compensation, federal laws, and benefits.
Chanel has also worked on recruiting and managing search committee logistics, travel and hiring processes. She managed payroll processes and benefit enrollment, including overseeing Affordable Care Act benefit management.
She earned a Master of Human Resources and Industrial Relations from the University of Illinois and a bachelor’s degree in human resources and labor relations from Michigan State University.
Chanel lives in East Lansing with her husband and two young kids.