Biography of Speaker

Ronald Adler

 

Ronald Adler is the president-CEO of Laurdan Associates, Inc., a veteran owned, human resource management consulting firm specializing in HR audits, employment practices liability risk management, HR metrics and benchmarking, strategic HR-business issues and unemployment insurance issues. Mr. Adler has more than 40 years of HR consulting experience working with U.S. and international firms, small businesses and non-profits, printers, insurance companies and brokers, and employer organizations.

 

Mr. Adler is an internationally recognized thought leader on HR auditing and is the co-developer of the Employment-Labor Law Audit™ (ELLA®), the nation's leading HR auditing and employment practices liability risk assessment tool.

 

Mr. Adler is an adjunct professor at Villanova University's Graduate Program in Human Resources Development and teaches courses on HR auditing and HR management. Mr. Adler is also a certified instructor for the CPCU Society and conducts courses on employment practices liabilities.

 

Mr. Adler has served on two national taskforces developing professional standards in human capital measurement and performance management.

 

Mr. Adler is a member of the Institute of Internal Auditors. Mr. Adler is also a member of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) and serves as a subject matter expert (SME) to SHRM on HR metrics and workplace issues.

 

Mr. Adler is a member of the Maryland Chamber of Commerce and chairs the Chamber's unemployment insurance subcommittee. Mr. Adler is also a member of the U.S. Chamber and its Labor Relations Committee.