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Masters Degree
Human Resources & Organizational Development
University of San Francisco, 1986

Bachelor of Science
Psychology (summa cum laude)
Chestnut Hill College, 1982

Academic Experience

Santa Rosa Junior College:
Human Resources Courses for the Certificate Program, Fall 2000 to present

Sonoma State University:
Personnel Management for Non-Profit Organizations, Spring 1988
Personnel Seminar Course (for Personnel majors), Fall 1989

Sonoma State University, Extension:
Affirmative Action Plans, Fall 1988
Wage and Salary Programs, Fall 1990
Human Resources Management, Fall 2009

Golden Gate University:
Human Problems of Administration, Fall 1988
Organizational Development, Summer 1989


Eleanore Webster is Principal of E. W. Webster Associates, a human resources consulting firm, formed in 1987. Webster's areas of specialization include affirmative action, wage and salary administration, job evaluation, safety and health programs, training, employee handbooks and personnel policies. Webster provides a variety of services, including on site human resources management for firms that do not require a full time Human Resources Department.

As part of her consulting practice, Eleanore also conducts training programs in Human Resources for clients and at public seminars. The most frequent topics include: Interviewing Skills, EEO Compliance, Performance Appraisal and Prevention of Sexual Harassment. Eleanore teaches courses in Human Resources Management at Santa Rosa Junior College; she has also taught at Golden Gate University and Sonoma State University.

Prior to starting her consulting firm, Eleanore worked in the private sector for 12 years serving as Human Resources Director for a manufacturing company, and Human Resources Manager for an insurance firm.

Eleanore obtained her B.S. degree in Psychology from Chestnut Hill College in Philadelphia, and her MS degree in Human Resources and Organizational Development from the University of San Francisco. Eleanore is a Senior Certified Professional in Human Resources (with a specialization in California) through the Society for Human Resources Management. She is also a member of the Northern California Human Resources Association and past president of the Personnel Association of Sonoma County (PASCO).

Professional Involvement and Community Service

Society of Human Resources Management
1998-Present, Certified Sr. Professional, Human Resources (CA certified)
1997-Present, Member

Northern California Human Resources Association
2011-Present, Member

Personnel Association of Sonoma County:
1988-1989 President
1985-2010 Member

Cloverdale Chamber of Commerce
1995-96 President, Board of Directors
1991-Present, Member

Institute of Management Consultants
1995-2010 Certified Management Consultant
1994-2010, Member

Santa Rosa Chamber of Commerce
1992 & 96 Member, Seminar Committee
1988-2010 Chair, Personnel Committee
1988-2010 Member, Finance Committee

Cloverdale Community Outreach Committee,
Homeless Services Task Force
2000-2010 Board of Directors
2005-2010 President Board of Directors

Welcome to the personal webpage of Eleanore Webster, Human Resources instructor, Department of Business Administration. Please contact me by email if you have any questions about the courses or the human resources certificate program.