Diane DeRubertis, SPHR, has been in the human resources field for over 20 years. DeRubertis is an independent consultant working with clients across the human resources disciplines. She most recently held the position of human resources consultant for the operations division of PNC Bank. Prior to working for PNC Bank, DeRubertis assisted organizations in designing sourcing and retention strategies or developing effective training, benefits and compensation programs, as well as managing large scale HRIS implementations. She enjoys keeping current by teaching the SHRM Learning System® program for Kent State University and learning from the participants. DeRubertis holds bachelor's and master's degrees from Kent State University.