Kate Hanson

HR Specialist/Payroll Manager
Kate Hanson

Being Organized is Being in Control”

For Kate Hanson, being organized is about more than having a clutter free desk. Organization empowers her to be proactive, which means that when there's an opportunity to help others, she is always prepared to do so. As Viridian's Human Resources Specialist and Payroll Manager, Kate's impressive organizational skills have strengthened her reputation for being someone you can count on.

Kate is highly experienced in managing benefits, compensation and compliance issues as well as guiding employee relations, performance and development. She ensures that Viridian's employees are well represented and that all concerns are handled fairly, in accordance with the standards of Viridian Management and ADP Total Source. In addition to HR responsibilities, she also processes payroll and performs accounting functions including billing, credit card management and expense reimbursement.

Kate earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Social Sciences from Lewis-Clark State College in Idaho.  Shortly after graduation, she was hired by Viridian Management and served as the executive assistant to the president of the company before moving into her current position. Outside of work, she enjoys reading, camping and spending time with her son.

In both her personal and professional life, Kate relies on her organizational abilities to save time and money, to boost productivity and to keep activities running smoothly and successfully. She's figured out that, for her, being organized is the key to being in control.