Jennifer Pikoos is the Director of Human Resources, Inclusion & Diversity, and General Affairs (Facilities, Corporate Events, Business Continuity, Physical Security) at Kia Motors America. Having joined Kia in March 2017, Jennifer brings almost 20 years of HR leadership experience including in driving inclusion and diversity initiatives, most recently at OneWest Bank. Prior to Jennifer’s HR career, she was a Certified Public Accountant having worked for Deloitte & Touché for over six years, as well as Amgen, a biopharmaceutical company, supporting the finance organization.
Jennifer earned her Master of Business Administration from University of California, Los Angeles, and her Bachelor Degree in Business Administration from University of California, Riverside. She currently resides in Orange County, California, with her husband and two children. Jennifer enjoys traveling internationally and spending a day on a Southern California beach with her family.