Noelani is Next Street’s Human Resources Administrator. She is excited about organizational strategy and things that affect people and culture. In her role, she coordinates and manages firm-wide recruitment, on-boarding and off-boarding, talent branding, benefits, systems management, employee relations, and policy compliance. She also works in partnership with Accounting on payroll and supports corporate initiatives.
Most of Noelani’s post undergraduate career has been working in Human Resources for mid to large size professional services companies. After receiving her MPA, she wanted to try a smaller company environment where she could work closely with management and have a greater impact on the direction of the firm.
Noelani is a graduate of the National Urban Fellows 2016 cohort where she was a fellow at the Houston Health Department and received her MPA from Baruch College. She received her bachelor’s in Communications and Human Development from Boston College.
On working at Next Street
“At Next Street, I have been motivated to think outside the box and have a voice. I have embraced a working style that was once foreign to me and have grown professionally from working on a small team in a collaborative environment.”
Outside of Next Street
Noelani enjoys staying active in her community and supports organizations making an impact on first generation college-age students. She is also an active salsa dancer and dances on a local Boston based team.