Director of Human Resources

Virginia Beach, VA


As Director of Human Resources, Zee Hill is responsible for leading the overall strategic direction, planning, administration, of the human resources function at Clark Nexsen. Her main focus areas include developing and implementing innovative approaches to enhance the employee experience, strengthen ongoing diversity and inclusion initiatives, and foster employee engagement.

With more than 20 years of experience, Zee is most passionate about designing an employee experience that extends across the entire employee lifecycle. Her experience includes successfully spearheading the process improvement initiatives and building strong training and development programs that support employee growth and performance. She applies a consultative approach to coach and mentor employees to their full potential in the workplace.

Zee began her human resources career in 1999 while serving in the U.S. Army and has since practiced human resources in a variety of industries with the most recent being government contracting for the maritime industry. By serving many years as an “HR department of one,” she has worked in all areas of HR including recruiting, onboarding, employee relations, performance management, leadership training, and total rewards.

Certified as a Senior Professional Human Resource (SPHR) and SHRM Talent Acquisition Specialist, Zee is a Veteran who served in the U.S. Army as a Human Resources Specialist and completed several deployments during her service. She earned a Bachelor of Accounting from Saint Leo University, an Associate of Science in Applied Economics from Austin Peay University and is nearing completion of her MBA program from Longwood University.

When not working, she enjoys road trips under four hours, reading, and attempting to challenge her son on any of his gaming platforms. As a Louisiana native, Zee loves spicy food, cheering on the New Orleans Saints, LSU Tigers, and Southern University Jaguars.