FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Oct. 2, 2015
Contact: Darrel Berry, Marketing Communications Manager
Hanson Professional Services Inc.
Hanson hires Biggs as vice president of human resources
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — Mina Biggs recently joined Hanson Professional Services Inc.’s Springfield, Ill., headquarters as the vice president of human resources. She will oversee the human resources department and will be responsible for the strategic direction of the firm’s talent management strategies.
Biggs brings 18 years of human resources experience to Hanson. She was a human resources staff manager at Allstate Corp. in Northbrook, Ill., and a director of human resources at financial services firm UBS Global Asset Management in Chicago.
She earned a bachelor’s degree in management with an emphasis in human resources from Northern Illinois University (NIU) and an executive master of business administration from the University of Illinois at Chicago. In 2013, she received the NIU’s College of Business Alumni of the Year Award from the Department of Management.
Hanson is a national, employee-owned consulting firm providing engineering, planning and allied services. The firm’s corporate headquarters is located at 1525 S. Sixth St., Springfield, IL 62703. The office may be reached by phone at (217) 788-2450.