Progressive HR Consulting
Prescribing client solutions to achieve results through People

Why hire a full time Chief People Officer, when you can have a seasoned consultant at a fraction of the cost?


Helena Ferrari GPHR, PHR

Founder and Managing Consultant


Helena is a Business Partner to executives, a leadership coach, and a training and development specialist guiding businesses on strategies to leverage their people towards maximizing operational results.


Helena brings over 20 years of Human Resources experience within various industries, including technology, ecommerce, manufacturing, consumer products, and cosmetics. From startup entrepreneurial companies, to multi-state businesses, and for global organizations.

Helena holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from the University of La Verne.  She is a domestically and globally certified Human Resources professional through the Human Resources Certification Institute and holds HR certifications from UCLA and Chapman University.

Track record of success for helping clients:

  • Create a people strategy to drive continuous improvement and profitable growth

  • Lead training and diversity programs to foster career development and succession planning

  • Mitigate legal risks by training, implementing processes and policies towards compliance

  • Analyze people data and provide strategies to lower turnover

  • Enhance recruitment practices to attract and retain top talent

  • Manage work place planning to maximize people cost

  • Optimize HR function by developing and coaching inhouse human resources team members