Kurt KesslerEmail Kurt
Phone: (859) 514-7724

Kurt is a consultant with 30 years of experience in Human Resources and Operational Excellence. Before consulting with the Hanna Resource Group, he worked for Lexmark International for 17 years in various roles.

While in Lexmark HR, Kurt worked in executive compensation, stock options administration, succession planning, and systems strategy. While at Lexmark in Operational Excellence, he worked as a Lean Six Sigma Black Belt for 9 years consulting with executives on process design and mentoring project managers. He also worked for 5 years for Nationwide Insurance overseeing compensation recommendations, managing HRIM systems, consulting in the mergers and acquisitions of insurance companies, and managing the HR operating budget.

Kurt is also a former global resource for Willliam M. Mercer. In this capacity, he provided technical and analytical support to the compensation consulting practice as well as software development. His areas of expertise include compensation planning, systems development, data science, Lean Six Sigma / process design, and statistical analysis.

Kurt is a graduate of the University of Louisville (Finance), Eastern Kentucky University (Economics), and Sullivan University (Computer Science). He also enjoys Kaggle competitions using data science to solve real world problems.