HomePrint
Email

Go To Search
City Council and Boards and CommissionsDepartments - City ConnectionsResidents - Resources and InformationHow Do I...? - How Can We Help?
Click to Home

News, Updates, & Events

Posted on: February 10, 2017

Janet Shirley joins the League City team

PR 2017-011_Janet Shirley joins the League City team.jpg

The City of League City has selected Janet Shirley to serve as the city’s Director of Human Resources and Civil Service beginning Feb. 13.

In this position, Shirley will be responsible for managing and overseeing department operations, employee relations within the city, training and development, recruitment, risk management, and the city’s compensation and benefits system.  She will also serve as the civil service director supporting the Civil Service Commission. 

“My entire career has been spent improving employee relations and recruiting talent to help meet the needs of the organization,” said Shirley.  “I’m excited to join the League City team and support the many employees who tirelessly serve the community I call home.”

She worked for the Columbia Pipeline Group as the Human Resource and Recruiting Strategy Manager prior to being selected for this position.  Shirley also served as Lockheed Martin Corporation’s Human Resources Manager for Houston Programs and is a U.S. Navy and Navy Reserve veteran.

“Janet brings more than 20 years of experience in human resources and talent acquisition to League City,” said John Baumgartner, Interim City Manager.  “People make an organization.  Her expertise and passion for building and developing a community of engaged employees will help us continue to fulfill our commitment of providing world-class customer service to all League City residents.”

Shirley, who’s lived in League City for more than 10 years, attained a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism from the University of Hawaii at Manoa in Honolulu; and a Master of Science in Human Resources Management from Chapman University in Orange, California.  She also holds a Strategic Workforce Planning Certification and a Senior Professional in Human Resources Certification. 

Her professional affiliations include the Association of Talent Development and the Society of Human Resource Management.

Facebook Twitter Google Plus Email

Other News in News, Updates, & Events

City restructures Finance Committee

Posted on: March 29, 2017

City Council set to participate in retreat

Posted on: February 24, 2017

Water Main Break

Posted on: January 10, 2017

Fireworks prohibited in League City

Posted on: December 26, 2016
Christmas Tree Disposal Site

Christmas tree disposal options

Posted on: December 21, 2016
John Baumgartner

City Council appoints interim city manager

Posted on: December 20, 2016

Bring a pet ‘Home for the Holidays’

Posted on: December 13, 2016

Council members take oath of office

Posted on: November 23, 2016

Unofficial League City Election results

Posted on: November 8, 2016

Veteran’s Day impacts on City Services

Posted on: November 3, 2016

Labor Day impacts on City Services

Posted on: September 1, 2016

Fourth of July impacts, activities

Posted on: June 27, 2016

Trail Safety Tips

Posted on: June 21, 2016

League City to host rain barrel sale

Posted on: April 14, 2016

Special Election polling locations

Posted on: March 17, 2016

Alabama Avenue closes for repair

Posted on: March 3, 2016

League City Athletes of the Year

Posted on: February 25, 2016

Calder Road construction project to begin

Posted on: February 25, 2016

Main Street Lane Closure

Posted on: January 28, 2016

Fireworks prohibited in League City

Posted on: December 28, 2015

City Council Work Session Canceled

Posted on: December 21, 2015

Public Hearings & Notices

Posted on: November 19, 2015

Special Election Results - 2015

Posted on: November 3, 2015

Special Election polling locations

Posted on: October 30, 2015

Weekend weather impacts Harvest Festival

Posted on: October 23, 2015

City Matters: Fall 2015 edition

Posted on: October 21, 2015

Special Election set for Nov. 3

Posted on: October 16, 2015

City of League City flags at half-staff

Posted on: October 4, 2015