Meet Upwork's
JENNIFER FONG

Careers - Jennifer’s Story
 A New Role
Jennifer’s Story
A New Role
Jennifer studied psychology at UC Davis and then worked in human resources for about 10 years. Seeking a smaller company in the technology space where she could have a greater impact, Jennifer jumped at the opportunity to apply for the newly created position of Human Resource Business Partner at Upwork.
Careers - What Jennifer Does
 Human Resources Business Partner
What Jennifer Does
Human Resources Business Partner
Jennifer works closely with the Leadership Team to identify what the company needs and how she can use that information to recruit talent. By encouraging continuous feedback and transparency through her Career Path Initiative project, Jennifer inspires current employees to stay engaged, develop a growth mindset, and strive to move up in the company.
 
 
“Upwork really provides me with the opportunity to take the reins, shape my role, and leverage my skill set to impact the culture and the talent here.”
 
“Upwork really provides me with the opportunity to take the reins, shape my role, and leverage my skill set to impact the culture and the talent here.”
 
 
“We’re connecting businesses with great talent, and we’re providing an opportunity for many people, on a global scale, to be able to work in new and innovative ways.”
 
“We’re connecting businesses with great talent, and we’re providing an opportunity for many people, on a global scale, to be able to work in new and innovative ways.”