Claudia Kropf began her career in accounting in the state government of South Carolina and continued in accounting at Scott Paper, Fidelity Investments, and State Street Bank in Boston. She made a career change to human resources, where she has worked in multiple industries, including manufacturing, hospitality, high tech, and professional services. She is currently the Vice President of Human Resources at National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA).
Claudia is a member of the Society for Human Resource Management’s national and local chapters, the Human Resource Leadership Forum, and served as Vice President of Marketing for the Human Resource Association of the National Capital Area. She also served as a guest speaker for the Northern Virginia mentoring program.
Claudia earned her MS in Human Resource Management from LaRoche College in Pittsburgh and her BA in English from the University of South Carolina. She also holds a Senior Professional in Human Resources certification.