Member Profile: Beverly Munson


Beverly (Bev) Munson is returning to AAUW after a 30 year “break” required to meet career demands. Growing up in Fresno, California, Bev moved to the San Francisco Bay area following her graduation from Fresno State University. She completed her Master’s Degree at San Francisco State University. Bev is a retired V.P. of Human Resources whose career spanned a variety of industries including the software and internet industries during their infancy.

She owned a human resources consulting practice for nine years with a specialty in start-up companies, legal compliance, and litigation consulting/expert witness work. As a consultant she authored 12 technical references on employment law compliance subjects, and conducted training programs for approximately 1,000 HR professionals annually.

Working with Lee, her husband of 43 years, Bev co-developed and launched the HR program at Santa Rosa Jr. College in California.

Bev moved to Hawaii 12 years ago when she and her husband retired. They live in Ko Olina. Bev and Lee’s daughter Brooke followed them into the HR profession and is currently the President of the Northwest Louisiana Chapter of the Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM) in Shreveport where her husband is stationed with the U.S. Air Force. Bev and Lee have three grandchildren who also reside in Louisiana.