Hinman and Associates Human Resource Services and Support

Rhandalee Hinman, SPHR
Rhandalee Hinman, Hinman and Associates Wichita Kansas Rhandalee has over thirty years of experience in the field of Human Resources with the last fifteen years in consulting. After completing her business degree in Human Resources from Wichita State University, she went to work for Fourth Financial Corporation. There she held a variety of positions that included Compensation Analyst, EEO and Affirmative Action Officer, Payroll Manager, Human Resources Operations Manager and finally Vice President of Human Resources Information Services. From the Fourth Financial Corporation, Rhandalee went to Insurance Management Associates, where she developed their consulting group.

In her consulting role, she provides her expertise as a generalist, prepares employee and management handbooks, assists with employee relation issues, provides the human resources audits and advises on records retention schedules.

Executive Management support and human resources strategic development are two areas of expertise. As an entrepreneur she has experienced the difficulties in managing small business. Business owners can turn over the multitude of employment law compliance issues, strategies for reorganization and organizational development and feel comfortable knowing these issues are being managed by a professional.

As an Expert Witness for the defense, Rhandalee has analyzed the employment practices of Wichita employers by providing testimony, written reports and depositions to support employers through litigations issues.

Rhandalee has developed compensation systems from the ground up. Job descriptions, FLSA analysis, salary surveys, executive incentive/bonus plans, manpower planning and budgeting are a few of her experiences.

Her role as EEO and Affirmative Action officer provided the opportunity to experience OFCCP audits and to develop compliant plans to insure against EEOC claims. In her consulting role she has supported clients as they prepare for audits and Department of Labor reviews.

Wendy Pollman, PHR
Wendy Pollman Wendy is an accomplished human resource professional that brings to us over twenty years of specialized experience.  She has held support roles in both the private sector as well as non-for-profit agencies.  During the past ten years, she has gained experience working as a consultant for small business in various industries.  She is currently certified at the PHR (Professional Human Resource) level by the Human Resource Certification Institute.  The PHR credentials signify her mastery of the body of knowledge associated with human resource management, which includes training and development, compensation and benefits, health, safety and security, employee and labor relations, and management practices.  She is an active member with both the National and Wichita Chapters of the Society for Human Resource Management and has previously served on the Wichita Education Awareness Board, SHRM State Conference Board, the Wichita Chapter of SHRM, as well as advisory board positions for local schools and churches.   

Chelsea PowellChelsea Powell

Chelsea comes to Hinman and Associates with over 9 years of Human Resources experience, 5 of which have been in a leadership role. Chelsea is a Human Resources Generalist with a strong knowledge in recruitment, employee relations, leadership, employee development, training, compensation, benefits and workers’ compensation. She has a diverse background in providing services in manufacturing, educational organization, non-profits and legal field

Chelsea has been certified as a PHR (Professional in Human Resources) since 2011 and has been a member of the local Society of Human Resources Management (SHRM) SINCE 2006. She serves on the Board of Directors for the Alzheimer’s Association of Cen tral and Western Kanas and regularly volunteers with other non-profits in her community.

Kim SwisherKim Swisher

Kim is HR Administrator for The Wichita Children’s Home. She comes to us with over twenty-five years of experience working as a Graphic/ Technical Illustrator and Package Designer for The Boeing Company and Coleman, among others.

Her many years of involvement in product design, corporate branding, package design, marketing and sales brings a unique element to Human Resources. In just a short time Kim has become skilled at many aspects of the role of human resources and makes every effort to offer accurate, common-sense, ethical workplace advice. Customer service and information compliance has always been forefront in her work life.

Kim is a creative with a Bachelor of Arts degree from Kansas State University. She is involved in the Wichita Hosta Society, is on the board of MacWichita, as well as two book clubs and a quilting group.

Whitney HeinenWhitney Heinen

Whitney has been with Hinman and Associates since February 2012. She came to us through an internship from Wichita State University. She is currently pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a major in Human Resource Management. While attending high school in Topeka, Kansas, she completed a human resource internship at Del Monte Pet Products. She is a member of both national and local SHRM chapters and currently the Vice President of the Wichita State University chapter of SHRM.

Whitney HeinenGina Vervynck

Gina has over 20 years of experience in all aspects of the Human Resource field. She is currently completing her degree in Human Resource Management and has spent the past 20 years working within the professional level to further her management skills. She has experience working with a wide variety of company types, including working with the city, the state, federal government and in the private sector.

Gina offers experience and training at many levels of human resources, including employee training and development, compensation and benefits, employee relations, accounting, compliant procedures and communications training. Gina has successfully managed small businesses and she has experience with larger corporations. She has many years of experience in building and developing systems in most all aspects of human resources.

Gina is currently serving on the Douglas County Board of the Red Cross and the Willow Domestic Violence Group board. She is working on various committees this year, to include The United Way Campaign, Boys and Girls Club and the Lawrence Memorial Hospital Endowment Association. Gina is currently a member of the Lawrence Chapter of the Society for Human Resource Management and is currently studying to complete her certification for her PHR (Professional in Human Resources Certification Institute).

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