Combs Consulting Group

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Denise Combs, CTA, SPHR 

Founding owner and Executive Consultant

Denise provides the overall direction to the firm and client services.  She has been in the human resource profession for over 25 years and has experience working in the wine industry, healthcare and non-profit agencies.  She is active in the local business community working in volunteer leadership position for city government and Chamber of Commerce.





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Jeanie Y. Mulhern, MHROD, SPHR, SHRM-SCP

Executive Coach/Business Consultant

Jeanie has over 20 years of executive level human resource management experience.  In her current role, she provides individual career coaching and mapping to facilitate career growth. Targeted career goals can include creating a plan to grow in your current role or explore options with new employers.





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Laura B. McAndrews Sammel, MBA, PHR

Senior Human Resource Consultant

Laura comes to Combs Consulting Group with over ten years of executive management experience in the healthcare industry.  Laura provides a wide range of client services including developing human resource and training programs and services.  In her spare time, she performs with a local singing group and is active in local theatre productions.





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Jeff Andre

Business Manager and Workplace Safety Specialist

As a Sonoma State Graduate with a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics, Jeff’s focus is to identify trends, needs, and deliver solutions. As the Business Services Manager at CCG, he works with clients to evaluate current programs, often in the realm of Workplace Safety, and deliver solutions and documentation designed around their preferences and legal compliance. He is passionate to serve businesses by bringing more ease and efficiency into the workplace.





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Catherine Sharma

Human Resource Consultant

Catherine has over eight years HR experience, primarily in the healthcare field.  Her areas of specialty include recruitment, onboarding, payroll and benefits.  Catherine has extensive experience navigating leaves of absence program for all types of protected and non-protected leave management.  Catherine is an avid bay area sports fan.  In her spare-time she and her husband love to spend time outdoors with their two small children.




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