Ms. Penning is the Human Resources Manager responsible for employee relations, training and development, staffing and recruitment, compensation and benefits, and compliance for the Penzance team.

Prior to Penzance, Ms. Penning worked for Prince William County Schools as an adult trainer, Lead Mentor, and education professional, facilitating the training, leadership, and growth of teachers throughout the county.

Ms. Penning is a member of The Society for Human Resource Management, an Urban Alliance Mentor and supporter of KIPP DC’s Through College to Career Programs.

Ms. Penning received Bachelor degrees in both Education and Kinesiology from Slippery Rock University.