Jeff Hix is an experienced Human Resource professional with over thirteen years of HR leadership in the quick service restaurant and automobile industries. He has successfully led all aspects of the HR function including Talent Management, Employee Relations, Compensation and Benefits, Recruiting, Employee Engagement and Labor Relations for two global Brands. He has strategized and executed HR processes at both a departmental and organizational level. For the first nine years of his career, Jeff worked as an HR professional with McDonald’s Corporation. At McDonald’s, he held various HR leadership positions providing support to the restaurants, corporate staff and franchise owners at both the regional and national level. More recently, Jeff worked for three years at Fiat Chrysler Automobiles as a Human Resource Business Partner Lead for the NAFTA Information and Communication Technology and Engineering organizations. Since 2017, he has been the Human Resource Director for KAVA Restaurants, LLC. Jeff has a Bachelor’s Degree in Human Resource Development and a Master’s Degree in Organizational Training and Development from Oakland University. In his free time, Jeff enjoys working out, golfing and spending time with his friends and family.