Jess Klahr joined Cotney Construction Law in 2019 as the Human Resources Director. Jess is responsible for the design and execution of our firm’s HR strategy and provides consulting on people strategies, organizational development, and other HR business initiatives. After graduating from American Military University with a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice, Jess spent 8 years in the army. She has over 15 years of HR experience and knows the ins and outs of the construction industry after working at her father’s construction company. Prior to joining Cotney Construction Law, Jess was the regional director of human resources at a landscaping business where she led the HR department across 11 offices in five states.