Spiezle Architectural Group welcomes new director of human resources

Shauna Licciardi joins Hamilton-based firm with proven record of making employees the core

Spiezle Architectural Group Inc., a full-service architectural, interior design, landscape architecture and planning firm, on Monday announced it hired Shauna Licciardi as director of human resources.

Spiezle said it is committed to the well-being of its employees, and Licciardi’s hiring reinforces this ethos.

Licciardi has 15 years of experience, which includes talent acquisition, payroll, succession planning, training, executive coaching, leadership, compensation, compliance, employee engagement practices and benefits coordination. At Spiezle, Licciardi will provide senior-level strategic leadership and transformational human resource strategy to incorporate best practices, procedures and solutions for employees and clients.

“Our employees are the core of our business, and ensuring their needs are met is crucial for maintaining a healthy and enjoyable culture,” Thomas Perrino, CEO and president of Spiezle, said. “As the firm continues to evolve, Shauna brings the skillsets Spiezle needs to further enhance our employee satisfaction and support our growth path.”

Licciardi said her approach to human resources encompasses a collaborative mindset focused on growth, trust and transparency, rooted in understanding each department, its people and the company culture. Her leadership and experience help to develop solutions that solve complex problems with proven business results. She has consistently improved human resource departments and employee satisfaction ratings by delivering high-performing collaborative teams.

“I’m proud to join Spiezle and excited for the opportunity to be a part of building the firm’s future,” Licciardi stated. “I look forward to working with the team to continue developing the strong culture already in place. I’m confident that my leadership and experience will help drive the company forward as we deliver world-class HR solutions and service supporting strategic and tactical business objectives for our employees and clients.”

Licciardi’s previous roles included human resources manager and human resources consultant, where she provided senior-level strategic leadership to small- to medium-sized businesses, guiding transformational HR strategy and best practice solutions for several HR departments simultaneously.