Contact Info

Dearborn
+1.313.441.3000

Kristin Garstka, PHR, SHRM-CP

Human Resources Manager

Contact Info

Dearborn
+1.313.441.3000

Every day, Kristin shows her dedication to her team members by supporting employee relations, professional / personal development, and an inclusive environment that fosters the greater success of the organization.

As Ghafari’s HR Manager, Kristin oversees federal contractor + EEO compliance, immigration efforts, recruiting, performance management, and employee relations. Kristin also leads the Dearborn Event Planning Committee.

During her tenure with Ghafari, Kristin has successfully managed numerous internal and external audits, recruited some of Ghafari’s top performers, and worked on building trust and open communication between the Human Resources team and the greater organization. These efforts have led to Ghafari being named one of the nation’s “Best and Brightest Companies to Work For” year after year.

Kristin holds a Bachelor of Science degree with double majors in Spanish and earth science from Central Michigan University. She is a member of the Society of Human Resources (SHRM) and the Detroit Chapter of SHRM, where she is a member of the DEI team. Kristin is also an active member of Junior Chamber International Michigan and has held many state positions over the last decade.