Natalie Swistak’s extensive background in human resources (HR) spans over 20 years. A respected and creative professional, Natalie collaborates to foster a company culture where we energize our team members to do their best work and provide them with amazing opportunities.
As vice president of people and culture, Natalie’s focus is to provide consultation for all matters related to people, knowledge development, talent acquisition and team member engagement, with the goal of supporting team members and achieving results for our owners.
Prior to joining Columbia Hospitality, Natalie held HR positions with Russell Investments, PitchBook Data Inc., Blue Nile and Amazon. She has extensive experience in HR emerging technologies, organizational development, performance management, mentoring and leadership development.
Natalie earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from University of Western Ontario, as well as a Masters in HR Management and Labor Relations from Michigan State University. In her free time, she is a competitive Ironman triathlete and teaches fitness classes at the Seattle Athletic Club.
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