At Smarter HR Solutions, we’ve assembled the absolute best professionals around to help with everything from HR consulting to payroll outsourcing. We always have someone on staff to offer your business the perfect HR support you are looking for. Whether you need to outsource HR for your small business or have grown so fast that you are in need of HR advisors to stay compliant, we’re ready to help. Contact our human resources company today!

Nicole Bellow

President & Sr. HR Consultant

Nicole Bellow is the President & Sr. HR Consultant with Smarter HR Solutions & Smarter Safety Solutions and possesses over 23 years’ experience in Human Resources, Training and Development, and Direct-Hire and Temporary Placement. Nicole has attained her HR, Management, and Training & Development experience from ABN AMRO/La Salle Bank, Mainland Preparatory Academy, University of Texas M. D. Anderson, University of Texas Medical Branch, and Harris County Hospital District. She maintains an SPHR certification through HRCI and SHRM’s SHRM-SCP. Nicole is currently completing her dissertation to confer her DBA and holds an MBA in Finance and a BS in Political Science.

Lee Stewart

Sr. Consultant – Corporate & Industrial Risk Management

Sergeant Lee Stewart has been in Law Enforcement since 1995, when he began his career with the City Of Meadows Place Police Department until he was hired with the La Porte Police Department in January 1997.  Since his employment with the La Porte Police Department, Lee has worked patrol, field training officer, criminal investigations detective, and School Resource Officer, public speaking, training, recruiting, hiring, and Crime Prevention. Lee brings his talent and experience to Smarter HR Solutions to help our clients mitigate corporate and industrial-related risks.

Candice Duncan

Sr. Contract Consultant

Candice has 10 years’ experience as a Supervisor – Contract Administrator in the Oil & Gas industry working on domestic and international projects. She is fully committed to ethical business practices. She currently holds a BS in Business and a certification in Construction Management. Candice brings to Smarter HR Solutions her experience and skills in contract handling in the Oil and Gas field.

Stormie King

Marketing & Contract/Vendor Specialist

Stormie has 7 years of experience in Graphic Design in the retail and education industries. In 2018 she earned her Associate of Applied Science in Graphic Design. She will continue to pursue her Bachelor’s Degree at the University of Houston – Clear Lake. She is proficient in Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, Premiere Pro, After Effects, Social Media Marketing, Event Coordination, and Customer Service. In 2019, she took on the role of Contacts & Vendor Specialist in addition to Marketing. Stormie brings creative, innovative marketing and graphic design ideas and implementation to Smarter HR Solutions.

Quintin Dean

HR & Payroll Coordinator

Quintin has 7 years of experience in Human Resources (HR) working with companies in the healthcare, retail industries, direct-hire, and temporary placement. In 2018 she earned her Bachelor of Business Administration in Business Management with a concentration in HR at the University of Houston. She is currently a student member of the Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM). Quintin brings recruiting, sourcing, and HR administration experience to Smarter HR Solutions.

Ashley Helms

Digital Media Consultant

Ashley is thoroughly versed in all aspects of Marketing. She has a strong focus on online marketing and is proficient in social media marketing, SEO, and web management. She has a B.A. from UHCL in Mass Media and Communications, HTML certified via W3Schools, and a Digital Media certification from Microsoft. Ashley brings her online marketing, SEO knowledge, and web management experience to Smarter HR Solutions to help clients build an efficient and effective online presence.

Monica Harris

Sr. Consultant – Construction Safety Compliance

Monica brings over 13 years of health & safety experience to Smarter Safety Solutions. During her experience in Health and Safety consulting, Monica has acquired certifications as an Authorized Outreach Trainer through the University of Texas at Arlington, as well as a wide range of technical, and management skills. These technical skills extend to assisting clients with creating programs to transform safety culture, developing safety management plans, providing onsite safety audits and instructing OSHA 10 & 30 Hour classes.

Maggie Jean

Sr. Consultant & Trainer

Maggie knows the challenges and importance of developing independent high performing leaders to function well under pressure, collaborate, communicate effectively and create and maintain a positive work atmosphere. She worked as a General Manager with a very well-known Fortune 500 company for over 20 years. She has also led a team of well over 100 employees in a $45mm store. Currently, Maggie is a licensed and certified facilitator, coach, team trainer, and speaker with The John Maxwell Team.