As the Director of Human Resources, Kavita Avasthi is responsible for managing the smooth operation of ICFJ’s human resources and in developing a culture that enables employees to perform in accordance with ICFJ’s objectives.
Avasthi's duties include compensation, benefits, training and development, and implementation of personnel policy and procedures.
Avasthi joined ICFJ in August 2019. Most recently, she was HR Manager at Achieve, Inc. She has extensive experience in accounting and HR having worked for both for-profit and non-profit organizations through the years. She has hands-on experience leading HR initiatives including employee engagement, compensation, performance management, recruiting, payroll, compliance reporting and benefits administration. She values her time at Children’s Defense Fund and International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions.
A native of India, Avasthi is fluent in Hindi and English. She has a B.A. in History from Delhi University.