Meet Our Team

Tina Compton, President

Tina_Compton,_President_41Tina is the founder and President of Professional Employer Resources, Inc.  Leading the organization with her operational background and extensive experience in the PEO industry, Tina is responsible for setting the overall corporate strategy and directing the business plan for growth.

Tina attended the University of Central Florida and earned her B.S. degree in Management with concentration in Human Resources.  Tina began her career in the PEO industry in 1989 with The Prescott Group of Florida.

In May 1992, Tina joined the team of NovaCare Employee Services also known as Human Resource One, Inc., she served as Vice President and corporate controller for five years.  Her primary responsibilities were to oversee corporate finances and reporting as well as the execution and implementation of all Management Information Systems functions for the company and its district offices.  In May, 1997, Tina left Human Resource One and pursued her goal to start her own PEO.  Professional Employer Resources began operating in September 1997.

Jennifer Carraway, Vice President, PHR

Jennifer_Carraway,_Vice_President,_PHR_42Jennifer Carraway, PHR has over 16 years of experience as an HR Generalist ranging from training and coaching, employee relations, investigations, labor law interpretations, mediations, etc.  As the Vice President of PER, she works with clients to create, extend and change corporate cultures to reflect best HR practices.  Her broad base of experience has been applied to recognize and remedy companies HR issues by working directly with clients such as medical offices, hospitality corporations, restaurant chains, the automotive industry, law firms and more.

Ms. Carraway graduated from University of Florida with a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Human Resources Development. She was a founding member of the student chapter of SHRM at the University of Florida.  Ms. Carraway completed a Human Resource internship at Shands Hospital in Gainesville Florida.  She began her Human Resources Career with RDV Sportsplex, Inc. (home of the Orlando Magic) as an HR assistant before coming to work with PER in 1998.  Jennifer received her Professional in Human Resources Certification (PHR) in 2000 from the Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM). Ms. Carraway was born in Nebraska, raised in Colorado and currently resides in Orlando.  Hobbies include international travel, skiing, and community service work.


PER has done a great job for our small business, helping us respond to our ever changing personnel and benefit needs in this challenging economy. I would wholeheartedly recommend them!

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