Connie Wedel has over two decades of global experience in human resources working for world-leading companies across numerous industries. In addition to being a global HR executive, Connie is an extraprenuer, leadership & career coach, equal rights advocate, writer, speaker, and mom.
She currently serves as the Vice President of Human Resources at the Argen Corporation. Argen is a leading innovator and distruptor within the med device/dental industry. Her smart, business-savvy HR teams continually lead the way to attract, develop, and retain game-changing employees, leaders and teams.
Connie earned a B.S. from the University of Iowa and an Executive Masters in HRM from Cornell University. She holds professional designations of SPHR, GPHR, SHRM-SCP, CEP, and is certified in Cultural Intelligence (CQ) and Emotional Intelligence (EQ). An educator at heart, Connie enjoys teaching Organizational Behavior to business students at the University of California, San Diego. She often writes about or is invited to speak on current HR and diversity
& inclusion topics.
On a personal level, Connie attributes her viewpoints on work and life are grounded in being “born global”. Born in Japan, raised in rural Iowa, married to an immigrant, and has lived and worked all across the US. In her professional career, she has had the priviledge of working alongside amazing businesses, leaders, and employees throughout six continents.