Darlene R. Mack


Darlene R. Mack, MA, SHRM-SCP, SPHR, is CEO & Managing Partner with HR Partners International, Inc., a full service provider of Outsourced Human Resources Services & Education she established in 1991. Darlene has extensive experience as a Senior Human Resources Strategist, Practitioner and Personal/Executive Coach in the service, education, non-profit and manufacturing industries.

A devotee of continuous personal and professional development, Darlene has earned numerous professional certifications, including a Master's Degree in Clinical Psychology from Xavier University (Cincinnati, OH); SHRM Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP); Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR); and an international certification in Career Management Coaching (CMP), among others.

An author and freelance writer/contributor, Darlene has published a book and numerous articles on Senior HR Management and career/life balance, with two new books currently in production. As a frequent speaker, Darlene presents a wide array of speaking topics, workshops and teleclasses for local, state and national businesses and associations, such as the Society for Human Resources Management, HR Tampa, Ohio SHRM, Greater Cinti Human Resources Assn, Chambers, and more. Darlene also taught in the Master’s program in Human Resources at the University of Cincinnati, where she continues to guest lecture.

Dedicated to continual education and support of small business, Darlene has produced a series of monthly seminars for the past 15 years – 250+ SHRM/HRCI certified courses to date – providing guidance to small businesses and HR professionals on HR legal issues and practices in the workplace.

Having been recognized with numerous awards and accolades for her personal and professional devotion to growth and spirit, Darlene contributes to boards and committees with many professional and community organizations.