Gina Connelly is a researcher at NexGoal, where she utilizes her background in human resources and sales to determine the best candidates for our clients. At NexGoal, she executes our direct recruiting strategies, sourcing the athlete-candidates through various techniques and building up the pipelines for our corporate clients. Additionally, she serves as our office manager.
As a member of the Compliance Department of 401(k) plans at Key Corporation for outside companies, Gina interacted daily with plan coordinators and plan contributors to ensure the 401(k) plans were in federal compliance, creating and disseminating annual 401(k) plan manuals based upon the individual plan benefit options, and reconciled account balances.
Gina has also worked in the healthcare industry, responsible for documentation, data entry, customer inquiries, billing issues, and problem resolution. She has also taken the lead in training other workers on associated software formats, including Allscripts.
Gina is a graduate of The Ohio State University with a Bachelor of Science in Business Marketing. As a student, she interned at the OSU Veterinary Hospital, handling handled payroll and accounting of grant monies for the department. She handled financial documentation for a $75 million-dollar securitized lease pool for a computer leasing company and reconciled returning inventory for adjustments to depreciating residuals.
Gina has lived in Rocky River for 13 years. During most of that time, Gina was able to stay home with her three wonderful children and ran a daycare out of her home. She participated and co-chaired PTA fundraisers which contributed to new playground equipment and Smart Boards for every classroom at Rocky River’s Intermediate school. Softball is a passion of hers and she coached for the Rocky River City Recreational Department’s softball league, having championship seasons most years.