Linda M. Harris
Executive Vice President
Linda M. Harris, Executive Vice President of JorgensenHR, began working with Karen Jorgensen in 1998, becoming a partner and later purchasing the business from Karen in 2003, when Karen retired. Linda owned the business from 2003 to 2019 when she sold it to Barry Cohn as part of her retirement strategy. She continues to work at JorgensenHR with oversight of Investigations, Compensation, and Affirmative action plans.She has over 40 years of human resources experience including 20 years as Vice President of Human Resources at Coast Federal Bank.
In addition to her human resources background, Linda is a California Licensed Private Investigator (License #23947) specializing in Workplace Investigations surrounding Sexual Harassment, Hostile Work Environment and Discrimination.
Linda has a bachelor’s degree in Business from the University of Redlands. She taught Compensation and Incentive Plan Design for six years at Cal State University Northridge, School of Extended Learning and has served on numerous Boards and Community Advisory Groups.
Linda is a past recipient of the San Fernando Valley Business Journal’s Best Business Leader Award and was a nominee for the Top Human Resources Award.
In her free time, Linda enjoys cruising everywhere! Say cruise and she’s ready!