Presenters

Our Staffing World 2021 presenters represent a broad range of perspectives and expertise.

Joanna Monroe is the managing partner of Staffing GC, a fractional general counsel and legal services provider exclusively serving the staffing industry. Monroe has over two decades of experience in the staffing industry. Her passion is to help companies transform and grow profits while reducing risk and expense, and she helps leaders make risk intelligent decisions as they navigate a dynamic regulatory landscape. Monroe’s areas of expertise include employment law, compliance, contracts, governance, human resources, mergers and acquisitions, strategy, and more. Prior to launching Staffing GC, Monroe served for more than 15 years as vice president, deputy general counsel, chief compliance and risk officer at TrueBlue Inc., helping transform Labor Ready, a $1 billion staffing company, into TrueBlue, a $2 billion diversified workforce solutions company. In addition to her legal work, Monroe is an equity partner and board adviser with Viridian Staffing, a firm that serves the rapidly growing cannabis industry.