Janine O’Rourke joined YRCI in 2016 and is the leader of our HR organization. Janine has the unique ability to completely understand the “big picture” of the organization while simultaneously empathizing with each and every individual in her care. She has high personal and professional integrity, great strategic alignment skills, and a mastery of the details. Prior to joining YRCI, Janine’s HR career spanned many different industries including engineering, telecommunications, and apparel and fashion. Throughout her HR career she has been successful in leveraging resources and technology, as well as building collaborative teams, to implement effective and innovative HR programs and services. Janine received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from the University of Rochester, an MBA from Fordham University, and maintains the SHRM-SCP certification.
 
Janine serves on the community service committee of the HR Leadership Forum, a collegial learning community of senior HR leaders in the Washington, DC area.