Certification Council

Supporting the mission of HRCI®, HRCI Certification Council oversees the development, maintenance and administration of certification programs for the human resource profession, both in the U.S. and globally.

Alisa Guralnick, PHRca, SPHR

Alisa Guralnick

Certification Council Member

Alisa Guralnick is one of two founders of NextLevel Human Resources Consulting, LLC in San Diego, CA. Alisa has helped self-funded and venture-backed technology startups, as well as Fortune 500 telecommunications and financial industry leaders, through all levels of development.

She has a Professional Certificate in HR Management from the University of California, San Diego, and completed the inaugural session of their HR Leadership Program. Alisa has taught various Human Resources classes at the University of California, San Diego and at Mira Costa College.

Alisa holds a BA in English from the University of Rochester (NY). Alisa holds the PHRca® and SPHR® credentials. She continues to serve as a Forms Reviewer, Item Writer and Item Review coach for the SPHR and PHRca exams for the HRCI and contributed to The Guide to HR Body of Knowledge.