Teela Jackson has over ten years of experience primarily in talent acquisition and is a panelist and featured speaker for various industries, associations and universities. As a results-driven professional, Teela has successfully partnered with organizations to identify key talent for full-time, consulting and interim needs. She has played a key role in acquiring scalable, global and multi-functional talent for organizations in various industries. She is the Director of Talent Delivery at Talent Connections in Atlanta, GA and has previously worked as an internal recruiting consultant for CIGNA Healthcare, Georgia-Pacific and Turner Broadcasting.
Teela is a member of the Society for Human Resource Management-Atlanta Chapter and currently serves as President-Elect. She has also been the recipient of numerous SHRM-Atlanta Presidential Leadership Awards and was awarded the 2010 SHRM-Georgia State Council Volunteer of the Year: Georgia Peach Award. Additionally, Jackson is a member of the National Association of African Americans in Human Resources (NAAAHR) and she participates in the Technology Association of Georgia (TAG).
Teela has been featured in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, on WXIA-TV 11Alive News, US News Careers and consults with organizations about leveraging social media as a key marketing strategy.
Teela earned a Master of Business Administration degree in Management from Mercer University in Atlanta and a Bachelor of Science degree in Human Resources from The University of Tennessee – Martin.Share