29911 Niguel Road, Unit 7421
Laguna Niguel, CA 92607


d. (949) 363-0084


Irvine III

Chair of Employment Vertical

Co-Chair of the Management Consulting Vertical

Anita Nygaard


Anita Nygaard founded CorHR to provide compliance, management
coaching and HR advisory, and identify productive work cultures, for small
to medium-sized professional businesses in California.

She has 25 years of diverse Human Resources experience including hands-
on management and consultation for multi-state and global operations with

Fortune 100 businesses across industries including high-tech/engineering,
semiconductor, telecom, banking and professional services.

Early in her career, Anita fulfilled in-house roles with progressive HR
management responsibility at Wells Fargo Bank, MCI Communications,
Siemens and Broadcom. Since 2004, Anita has provided expert advice to
over 500 companies on issues including: Employee Relations, Manager
Development, Leaves of Absence, Compensation and Benefits.

She received a Master’s of Science degree in Organization Development
from the University of San Francisco and an undergraduate degree in
Industrial & Labor Relations from Cornell University. She holds current
certification as a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR), and as
a California Human Resources Professional (PHRca) from the prestigious
Human Resources Certification Institute. In addition, she is certified by the
Society of Human Resources Management as a Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP).

Anita has delivered classes at Chapman and Brandman Universities, helping
HR practitioners prepare for national and state professional certification.
She is an active member of SHRM and PIHRA, and sits on three different
Executive Committees for ProVisors.

Highrise Networks, Inc.

800 S. Figueroa, Suite 925

Los Angeles, CA 90017

(213) 712-9080