Jim O’Connell is Executive Consultant, Ceridian Corporation. With over thirty years experience in federal legislative and regulatory affairs, Jim focuses on HR and payroll policy issues, keeping customers informed about fast-changing and complex compliance regulations and workforce trends.
Jim is an Adjunct Professor at Georgetown University in Washington DC, specializing in International Business-Government Relations. He is a member of the American Payroll Association and the Society for Human Resource Management.
Before coming to Ceridian, Jim served in the U.S. Senate as chief legislative assistant to New York Senator Jacob K. Javits, who was a senior member of the Committee on Labor & Human Resources, and later with Connecticut Senator Lowell P. Weicker. Jim holds a Ph.D. in economics from New York’s Fordham University.