Karla Mervin

Senior Talent Consultant

More About Karla

Karla has over 20 years of experience working in Human Resources, with a primary focus and passion in talent acquisition and talent development. She has worked across a variety of industries including retail, manufacturing, biotechnology, healthcare and professional services for organizations of all sizes and corporate structures. She enjoys the process of learning the subtle nuances of an organization and what contributes to their unique culture, as well as discovering the talents and motivations of candidates to find the perfect match for both.

Karla also has significant project management experience, including implementing systems, building programs & processes, and producing effective reporting and KPI’s for success. She believes in cultivating relationships, managing with data, and thinking “outside the box” to help solve talent problems.

Karla holds a B.A. in Business Administration from the University of Washington, became a certified outplacement career coach in 2015, and spent 4 years on the Board of the Seattle Staffing Management Association. She loves to spend time outdoors hiking and biking with her family, as well as practicing yoga, cooking, and visiting the local wineries and restaurants.