Ms. Smart is currently President of the National Academy of Human Resources (NAHR), an organization where individuals and institutions are recognized for professional achievement in human resources by election as a “Fellow of the NAHR.” In addition, the NAHR furthers the HR profession through various initiatives including educational programs, research initiatives and scholarships.
She is also the founder and CEO of JBSmart Consulting, LLC., a member of the Cerity Partners Advisory Board, and holds director positions at AlixPartners, HireRight and World Fuel Services.
Previously, Ms. Smart spent more than 33 years at Accenture, a global professional services company, before retiring in 2014. For 10 years, she served as Accenture’s Chief Human Resources Officer.
Prior to her HR management roles at Accenture, Ms. Smart held business integration consulting positions for clients in a variety of industries, focusing on integrating strategy, technology, business processes, functional applications and human performance components.