charity J. Hughes, PhD, SPHR, SHRM-SCP

President & Managing Director

Charity J. Hughes, PhD, SPHR, SHRM-SCP is an experienced HR leader, researcher and coach. She has worked for global and domestic organizations to guide the strategic direction and execution of HR services. She has provided leadership support to senior business leaders and C-suite teams. Her professional experience includes all facets of human resources with a focus on talent management, executive coaching, change management and organizational development. She has facilitated improved alignment between the various sales and marketing teams. Charity led the HR cultural and policy integration activities for a multifaceted $513 million acquisition. She has taught leadership, human capital development and emotional intelligence for various colleges and universities. Charity was recognized by the 2015 Pennsylvania Diversity Conference as one of the most powerful and influential women and was nominated for the 2012 Delaware Valley Human Resource Person of the Year award. She stays grounded through her community involvement in various organizations including Graduate!Philadelphia, the Philadelphia Regional Chapter of the Society of Human Resource Management and her church community.