Kristin Copeland

KAI Enterprises recently announced the hiring of Kristin Copeland, PHR as its new Director of People & Culture.

Copeland has worked in Human Resources for over 20 years and has an extensive background in recruiting, onboarding, benefits administration, performance reviews, diversity and inclusion, wellness programs, compliance, and employee relations and training. Prior to KAI, she worked at Emerson for just over eight years, most recently as an HR Manager.

As KAI’s Director of People & Culture, Copeland will lead and direct the functions of the HR department. Outside of overseeing the daily workflow of the department, she will also spearhead creating learning and development initiatives that provide internal development opportunities for employees and will analyze trends and best practices in talent management to ensure KAI attracts and retains top talent.

She has a Bachelor of Social Work from the University of Kansas and is a licensed Professional in Human Resources. Copeland is also a member of the St. Louis Chapter of the Society of Human Resources Management, and she volunteers with the American Corporate Partners Veterans Mentoring program.