09.10.2012 Williams Mullen Hires Dena Wengert as New Human Resources Director

Williams Mullen is pleased to announce that human resources executive Dena M. Wengert has joined the law firm as Director of Human Resources.

Ms. Wengert has more than 20 years of experience in the human resources field, including serving as Human Resources Director at LeClair Ryan from 2008 to 2011. At Williams Mullen, she will oversee the firm’s HR initiatives and help sustain the firm’s employee-oriented, high-performance culture. She will oversee the firm’s policies and procedures, employee relations, wellness program, compliance, payroll and benefits administration, among other responsibilities.

Thomas R. Frantz, President & CEO of Williams Mullen says, “Dena brings to our firm a wealth of knowledge in all areas related to human resources. We look forward to seeing our human resources department grow and thrive under her leadership and direction.”

Ms. Wengert earned her B.S. in business management from The Pennsylvania State University. She holds her Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR®) certification.

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