Donna D'Alfonso, SPHR, SHRM-SCP, President
A native of New Jersey, Donna has more than 25 years of Human Resource experience in the financial services industry and as an independent consultant. She specializes in Employee Relations and Learning and Development. From 1985 to 1995 she was with New Jersey-based Sun National Bank. From 1995 to 2008 she was with Minotola National Bank (acquired by Susquehanna Bancshares in 2006) where she held the position of Vice President, Branch Administrator, and was responsible for the bank's retail locations as well as education and development programs for over 200 employees. In 2008 she started her own consulting company focused on customer service training. She is certified as a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) by the HR Certification Institute and a Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP) by the Society for Human Resource Management.
Very active in the communities where she lives and works. Donna has worked with The United Way, St. Baldrick's, Habitat for Humanity, Gloucester County Animal Shelter, Cherry Hill Food Bank, and was a Sunday school teacher for many years at St. Andrews United Methodist Church. Donna is currently a Board Member and former Treasurer for the Exchange Club of the Treasure Coast, a Board Member and Treasurer of the Treasure Coast Human Resource Association in Vero Beach, and served for three years on the Executive Committee for the American Cancer Society’s Making Strides event. She is very involved with the Indian River County Chamber of Commerce serving as a Co-Chair for the Ambassador group, an EPN Advisory Board member, and an Industry Appreciation Committee member.
In 2011, Donna moved to Vero Beach and joined HR Dynamics. She works with HR Dynamics’ clients to learn about their business and uncover their HR needs. Donna cultivates close working relationships with our client companies on The Treasure Coast to develop customized and targeted HR programs in areas such as Staffing and Recruiting, Employee Handbooks, Internal and External Customer Service, HR Compliance, Human Resources Training, and Performance Review Programs. By getting to know each client individually and forming a strategic partnership Donna is able to offer outsourced solutions for all of our client's needs, allowing them to focus on critical business functions.
Autumn Martin, HR/Sr. Recruiter
Autumn is a passionate and driven recruiter with a strong background in talent acquisition and engagement, known for her hands-on approach and commitment to the client partners and candidates we serve. She handles many aspects of the daily workflow in the office, Staffing, and Recruitment, as well as providing personalized HR assistance to businesses throughout the Treasure Coast area. She has worked with organizations ranging from small entrepreneurial businesses to large industry leaders. Autumn's unique ability to specialize in identifying and sourcing top talent includes a diverse range of positions from Trades to Executive level positions.
Throughout her experience and education, Autumn has developed a keen sense of customer service expertise and has provided an extraordinarily smooth recruitment experience each time. She has had the opportunity to participate in a variety of training courses, workshops, and seminars that have allowed for a broad resource base on which to build her career. In addition, her Human Resource experience has consisted of scheduling, onboarding, training, new hire orientation, employee counseling, compliance, employee time calculation, payroll input and submission, and more!
Autumn connects people to their purpose! Through intricate sourcing and recruitment strategies, Autumnn works hard to gain trust, enthusiasm, and interest from candidates while working closely with our partner clients to ensure a perfect fit based on skill, experience, background, and passion.
Additionally, Autumn is involved in several local charities and is a strong advocate for children fighting Pediatric Cancer. Autumn lives in Vero Beach with her family with strong ties throughout the entire Treasure Coast area.
David S. Johnson, Chairman
In January 2009, David founded HR Dynamics for the purpose of providing small and mid-size businesses with outsourced human resource services. His passion is to bring the HR professionalism found in large corporations to businesses on the Treasure Coast.
David has 23 years of experience in the executive recruiting industry. He has worked at almost every level of management recruiting for Fortune 1000 companies, startups, and small family-owned companies. He began his career with Avon where he pioneered the use of testing and in-depth interviewing techniques to select and train the Avon sales representatives as well as the sales management team.
In 1985 he entered the executive search field recruiting middle management for large companies such as United Technologies, Rockwell, and General Instruments. In 1990 he became one of the founders of IMCOR with the unique concept of recruiting “interim executives” who functioned as project managers and turnaround specialists.
In 2000, David became the in-house HR advisor and recruiter for two private equity firms…Hunt Private Equity in Dallas and Hampshire Equity Partners in New York. His work focused on evaluating executives for early-stage growth companies and basic industrial companies.
He moved to Vero Beach from New York City in 2008, with a dual residence in Rhode Island.