By Elizabeth Exline
“In my role right now, I feel like I get to wear many hats, and it keeps my job from ever being boring,” Docter-Bennett says. “I think a lot of [what I like] about it is being able to lead the team.”
But working in human resources was a calling this Modesto, California, native found after a few detours, including relocating to Bakersfield, and supporting herself after high school with a job in customer relations. She always knew she’d need to earn her bachelor’s degree to achieve the things she wanted to in life, but understanding the what and the how of that goal were lessons she’d learn over time, and with the kind of help she now tries to offer others.