Johns Creek, GA – October 28, 2019 – Marsh & McLennan Agency locally known as J. Smith Lanier & Co., announced that it hired Shoshanna Lewis to serve as the Human Resources Director effective October 28, 2019.
In this role, Ms. Lewis is responsible for overseeing all aspects of the Human Resources function that includes recruiting and selection, compensation and benefits, compliance, payroll, and employee relations.
Ms. Lewis brings over 25 years of experience in sales and service focused organizations. She has dedicated her career to organizations focused on people as their greatest asset. Her areas of expertise include talent acquisition, training and development, organizational transformation, project management and developing high performing teams.
Prior to joining J. Smith Lanier & Co., Ms. Lewis held several Human Resources positions in a variety of industries including Healthcare, Retail and Telecommunications.
Ms. Lewis holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Chemistry from the University of the West Indies, Jamaica, and a Masters in Business Administration with a concentration in Human Resources from California State University in Sacramento, California. She also holds the SPHR and SHRM-SCP HR professional designations. She has previously been a member of the Council for Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, and the Board of AAA Adoption Agency.
“The Executive Committee is excited Shoshanna will bring her years of experience to recruit excellent talent and manage our colleagues in all aspects of Human Resources. She is a proven leader with a vast range of experience and knowledge in the industry,” said Chief Operating Officer, Mitzi Herrig.
“I am thrilled and honored to join a quality organization that I have validated from my perspective as a satisfied customer for over 5 years. I look forward to collaborating with the team and continuing the legacy of a people first organization,” said Ms. Lewis.
Marsh & McLennan Agency
Marsh & McLennan Agency LLC is a subsidiary of Marsh established in 2008 to serve as a platform for the middle market. MMA offers commercial property, casualty, personal lines, and employee benefits to midsize businesses and individuals across North America.