Career Club April Meeting

  • 13 Apr 2013
  • 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Strayer University, 99 Old Oyster Point Rd Unit 1, 
Newport News, VA 23602


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Anne-Lise Gere, PHR, CMS, MPhil

Determining Your Worth

Guest Speaker: Anne-Lise Gere, PHR, CMS, MPhil

Learn how to determine your worth in the marketplace and get tips on negotiating salary.

A Human Resources consultant and owner of Gere Consulting in Newport News Virginia, Anne-Lise brings a breadth of international experience and 15 years of practice as a Human Resources professional.

Before establishing her own HR practice in 2001, Anne-Lise worked for two major international companies: Procter & Gamble (in England and France), and Siemens Automotive in the United States.

As Senior HR Manager in France, Anne-Lise was a key player in the re-structuring of the French subsidiary of Procter & Gamble. The re-structuring included organization redesign as well as cultural changes. Anne-Lise worked closely with senior management through this major cultural transformation affecting all levels of the organization.

During 7 years with Procter & Gamble, she held a variety of positions spanning from Operations in manufacturing, to Business Partner with corporate sales teams, and HR specialist roles (corporate recruitment, training and development).

At Siemens Automotive in Virginia, Anne-Lise overhauled the performance evaluation system, introduced a competency-based evaluation and performance-based pay increases for 400 employees.

She also dealt with Equal Employment Opportunity cases, working with attorneys on retaliation claims and mediation efforts.

In her current practice, Anne-Lise has been focusing on:

Employment Practice & Compliance. How to implement the right procedures in your business to comply with:

-- Contractor vs. employee status

-- Equal Employment laws

Compensation Management:

-- “How to get the best bang for your buck”,

-- Development of compensation programs for key employees,

Performance Management:

-- Develop the right approach for your business,

-- Get buy-in from management and employees,

-- Train employees and supervisors.

Please remember to bring a donation for the Foodbank.


Protein, Meat and Fish

peanut butter, tuna, canned ham, canned chicken, beans

Fruits and Vegetables

canned fruits and vegetables, 100% fruit juice, instant potatoes, fruit preserves, dried fruit


cereal, oatmeal, rice, whole grain crackers

Complete Meals

pasta and sauce, boxed meals, chunky soups, stews

Baby Products

powdered formula, baby food, diapers, wipes

Career Club Facilitator: Marlo Calloway, PHR

Marlo Calloway, PHR is the founder/coach of MentorMe T&D/HR. Marlo works with individuals who are developing, re-inventing or re-entering the workforce by applying techniques that extends beyond the traditional formats of career development.  In addition, as the chair and developer of the Hampton Roads SHRM’s first successful mentor program, Marlo developed several workshops to assist transitioning and entry-level professionals along with students and graduates in maximizing their fullest potential in their professional business and academics careers.

“My passion and goal is to help guide individuals toward acquiring professional wealth in their careers, academics or other passions.”- Ms. Marlo Calloway, PHR

Contact Information

E: careerclub.sevaastd@gmail.com

P: 757-270-2392

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