Yvonne Rivera is a bilingual professional that brings more than 20 years of diverse credentials to the firm. Her experience includes leadership and human resources expertise, plus a strong business background enabling a collaborative work environment to attain corporate goals. She is an established talent acquisition strategist with a proven track record of providing exceptional service, developing strong relationships with hiring managers, and providing full life cycle recruitment of quality employees from C-suite to entry level to ensure a strong candidate pipeline, all while having the ability to manage multiple recruiting projects simultaneously with sometimes inflexible deadlines. As Director of Talent Acquisition at Nonprofit HR, Yvonne leads our direct hire, contingent talent, and recruitment outsourcing activities, including building and cultivating client and candidate relationships and enhancing the firm’s opportunities to continue to serve as a valued business partner with our clients.
Prior to joining Nonprofit HR, Yvonne held leadership roles at Spherion and Career Blazers (acquired by Global Employment Solutions). She brings deep experience supporting the recruitment needs of the nonprofit sector.
She has an undergraduate degree in Business Administration and she has also earned the Certified Staffing Professional designation from the American Staffing Association.
Yvonne is also an active member of the Greater Washington Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and Prospanica.