Gonzalo is a bilingual HR Professional currently serving as the Human Resource Manager at Dynamic Advancement, a Cybersecurity and Information Technology professional development and consulting firm. He joined SAHRMA in 2017 and quickly became involved assisting the HR Symposium Planning Committee. Since then he has been fully immersed assisting various SAHRMA initiatives. He joined Dynamic Advancement after retiring from an illustrious career in the U.S. Army where he served for 27 years as a Senior Religious Affairs Supervisor. Throughout his military career he served in various HR-related capacities including U.S. Army Recruiting in San Francisco California, U.S. Army Trainer in Hohenfels, Germany, and U.S. Army Equal Opportunity Advisor in Killen Texas. He served 15 years overseas working with business partners in Germany, Belgium, Italy, The Netherlands, South Korea, Iraq, Egypt, Norway, Bosnia Herzegovina and Israel where he was responsible for Employee Engagement initiatives, Talent Acquisition Strategy, Succession Planning, Merger & Acquisition Operations, and Training & Development to name a few. This exposure to global markets gave him a unique perspective for diversity and inclusion programs, staffing, and organizational design. Gonzalo is the lead instructor for Dynamic Advancement’s Human Resource Specialist Program, and the SHRM Certification Preparation Courses. He holds the SHRM-CP certification and his formal education includes a Master of Science in HR Management, a Graduate Certificate in HR Management, and a Bachelor of Science in HR Management.