CDPhoenix Consulting




University of Kansas, Juris Doctorate         

University of Kansas, BA cum laude, Italian History

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Carol Dudgeon, Independent HR Consultant and Coach, 2006 to present. President and CEO of cdPhoenix Consulting.


HR Generalist with strong emphases in Recruiting, Training, Benefits Design and Management and Employee Relations/Legal Compliance.

Strong skill in conducting internal HR audits and compliance investigations.

Business Sectors

As an internal HR executive and an external consultant in privately held and publicly traded companies and partnerships.  Consulting in the NYC charter school system and in for-profit educational institutions.


Senior HR Roles  1992 to 2006

VP-HR, The Princeton Review

CHRO Skidmore, Owings & Merrill

VP-HR, Violy, Byorum & Partners

VP- Nine West Group

Director-HR, J Crew

HR Administration Role  1988 to 1992            

Director of HR Administration, B Altman

Training and Development Role  1987 to 1988            

Director of Corporate Training,  Fortunoff


Variety of HR Specialist Roles, Saks Fifth Avenue,  1979 to 1987

Director of Management Education

College Recruiter

HR Generalist

Benefits and Retirement Specialist




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