Leon Singletary, SPHR - Entrepreneur / HR Leader
Leon is the principal and founder of First Contact HR which specializes in employment background screening. He also leads a second firm, MyPart-timePRO.
Prior to launching his own company, Leon held HR leadership positions – from small emerging companies – BTG International, to fortune 50 companies - including Director of Human Resources at Bristol Myer Squibb. He also is a past President of the Greater Valley Forge Human Resources Association.
Leon graduated from Villanova with his M.S. degree in Human Resource Development (HRD) in 2005. He earned his B.S. in Industrial and Labor Relations from Cornell University.
In 2009, The Philadelphia Business Journal celebrated the Minority Business Leader Awards and Leon received this distinguished award. In 2012 Leon also was recognized for his business leadership by the Eastern Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce.