OUR LEADERSHIP TEAM
Michelle acquired Westaff of Helena and Personnel Plus Consulting Services on January 1, 2015. Michelle has been studying and working in the field of Human Resources since 2003.
Michelle holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Human Resources and Industrial Relations from a top-ranked business school, the University of Minnesota’s Carlson School of Management. Michelle is certified as a “Senior Professional in Human Resources” by the Human Resource Certification Institute (SPHR). She is also a Certified Senior Professional by the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM-SCP).
Michelle grew up playing hockey year round in Northern Minnesota and downhill skiing in Big Sky, MT. Michelle's mother was born in Butte so Michelle is excited to raise her family in Montana. Michelle enjoys traveling, water skiing on Canyon Ferry and downhill skiing in Big Sky. Michelle and her husband spend their free time with their kids at the hockey rink, skiing down the mountain, or water skiing on Canyon Ferry.
Michelle Edmunds, SPHR, SHRM-SCP
President, Senior HR Consultant
Corinne Moore, PHR
Senior HR Consultant
Corinne is originally from Washington but has spent most her life in Helena. As a child, she lived on a farm outside of Helena and was able to experience and appreciate the beauty of Montana firsthand.
Corinne earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Communication from Carroll College, with an emphasis in Writing and Spanish. While in school, Corinne worked at a variety of positions at Carroll College and spent time volunteering in the Helena community. After that, she earned her Master’s Degree in Communication from San Diego State University. While in San Diego, Corinne instructed public speaking at the University. Since she graduated, she is happy to be back in Helena and helping both state agencies and private businesses to find the perfect employee.
Corinne is certified as a “Professional in Human Resources” by the Human Resource Certification Institute (PHR) and has been working in the field of Human Resources since 2014.
Corinne’s favorite activity is spending time with her husband and daughter. She also enjoys traveling, experiencing new cultures, and meeting new people.
Emma has been with Westaff since 2017 and is now the Branch Manager and an HR Consultant. Emma assists clients with day to day HR issues, investigations, policy issues and all things recruiting and onboarding.
Emma has been an active toastmaster for the last two years and has recently joined the Helena SHRM Board as the Workforce Specialist. Emma specializes in trainings for clients by utilizing her toastmaster skills.
Emma received a B.S. in Social Work from Illinois State University and moved to Helena shortly after. Emma uses her social work background by seemly transitioning the people-focus into the Human Resource world.
When not operating in the HR world, Emma enjoys almost any activity outside. Her favorites include backpacking in the Bob Marshall Wilderness, skiing, and fly fishing.
HR Consultant, Branch Manager
Elena was born in Illinois and has lived in Helena since childhood. She loved growing up in the Helena area with everything that it has to offer.
Elena holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Elementary and Special Education from Carroll College. She also obtained her MACTE accredited Early Childhood teaching certificate through Age of Montessori. Elena previously worked as a Lead Primary Guide in a private Montessori school in Helena. Through this job, Elena gained a lot of experience with using grace, courtesy, and respect in her overall professionalism. She is thrilled to have the opportunity to pursue her communication skills further while working with the Helena community through Westaff.
Elena and her husband enjoy spending time with family, fishing, hiking, kayaking and traveling in their spare time.
Staffing Services Coordinator