Julia Yager has served as the Director of Human Resources for Boulder County since February 2009. She has more than 20 years of experience in multiple disciplines within human resources, including policy development, employee relations, benefits and compensation management, organizational development and mediation. Yager’s accomplishments at Boulder County include enhancing policies for LGBTQ employees, overseeing an award-winning wellness program, implementing an electronic Human Resources Information System, adopting paid public service leave, bringing an Infants at Work policy to the county in 2016, and expanding paid parental leave from one week to six weeks of paid caregiver leave. Yager strives to implement equitable and inclusive policies at Boulder County and support the work/life balance of all county employees. She is a Society for Human Resource Management Senior Certified Professional, an International Professional Management Association Senior Certified Human Resources Professional, and a Certified Corporate Wellness Specialist. She has a degree in Criminal Justice from Wichita State University.
Human Resources Division Director