Jennifer Hagerty, a 25-year human resources executive, has assumed the role of chief HR officer at Edge Autonomy.
She will oversee diversity, equity and inclusion efforts and related HR activities, the company said Wednesday.
John Purvis, CEO of Edge Autonomy, said Hagerty’s knowledge and experience will be key in building and supporting the workforce as the company advances growth initiatives.
Hagerty previously served as senior director of global human resources at Edge Autonomy.
She held HR leadership roles at several companies, including Systems Application & Technologies and MBDA.
San Luis Obispo, California-based Edge Autonomy has over 350 employees focused on providing autonomous systems and energy platforms for the departments of Defense and Transportation, allied governments and commercial entities.