Daniela Canela

HR Generalist

Daniela Canela serves as an HR Generalist for OperationsInc and brings over 7 years of HR experience. Prior to joining OperationsInc, Daniela worked for a farm-to-table food company with over 20 locations in New York and the Northeast, serving seasonal vegetables and culinary comfort food on an urban scale. She supported 1,000 field and corporate employees (salaried and hourly) across 32 restaurants in NYC, Boston and Philadelphia. Daniela also provided Bilingual HR Support in Spanish and Responded to employee relations and inquiries concerning payroll and other sensitive HR concerns.

She Developed and prepared benefits program, annual open enrollment, COBRA, leave of absences, short & long term disability, maternity leave, FMLA, NY paid family leave, 401 (k) and benefits enrollment. She focused on compliance with new and current federal and state laws in NY, MA and PA. Daniela also supported immigration sponsorships and visa applications. Her key competencies include employee relations, performance management, compensation structuring, employee engagement, compliance, Immigration and Visa Sponsorship, Benefits and Payroll.

Daniela earned a Bachelor of Arts in Applied Psychology and Human Relations from Pace University in NY.