Thomas Showalter, CCP®, SHRM-SCP®
Thomas has a passion for helping businesses hire, retain, and engage high-performing workforces.
Following a rewarding career as a human resources leader for companies such as Alaska
Communications Systems, Chenega Corporation, and UIC, that passion inspired Thomas to launch the
company now known as Alera ConnectHR.
In addition to leading his team of professionals at Alera ConnectHR, Thomas provides employment
strategy, engagement, compensation, and performance management services to his clients. He is a
Certified Compensation Professional (CCP®) and Society of Human Resource Management Senior
Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP®) and holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of
Throughout his career, Thomas has been an active member in his community and industry, taking on
leadership roles in SHRM, on nonprofit boards, and in business-led efforts to address high healthcare
costs. He prides himself on earning a place as a trusted professional to his clients, and as a respected leader
for his outstanding team of professionals at Alera ConnectHR.