Based in Houston, Texas, Joel Geddis is an Executive Team Leader, Human Resources (HR) with Target Corporation. Tasked with boosting total store sales and profitability, he works to instill a guest-centric culture across the retail space by incorporating insights and feedback provided by visitors and shoppers. Joel Geddis has also set in place a talent and staffing strategy that allows the business units he supports to grow the business, with quality team members in place.
Mr. Geddis holds advisory board membership with the Phoenix Energy Group, a renewable energy startup that has generated more that 2,300 percent revenue expansion over a three-year period. His responsibilities include auditing HR practices to ensure regulatory compliance. He also helps optimize organizational design in ways that encompass people, culture, processes, structures, and rewards.
Mr. Geddis completed his MS in human resource management at the University of Southern California and holds senior certifications through the HR Certification Institute and Society for Human Resource Management. A volunteer Advocacy Team (“A-Team”) member of SHRM, Joel advances the interests of the human resources profession by advocating public policy on workplace-related issues with local, state, and federal elected officials.