Louis Montgomery Jr. is a Managing Director with Reffett Associates, a boutique retained search firm with offices in the Washington, DC area and Seattle Washington. He has over twenty-five years of human resources experience with several major fortune 500 companies including IBM, Celanese Corporation, Frito Lay, Kraft Foods, Philip Morris USA , AES and Serco Inc. His background includes Chief Human Resources Officer, Senior Talent Acquisition, Senior HR Business Partner and Diversity Management roles.
He is also the author of A Year’s Worth of Inspiration, www.a-years-worth.com published in December 2011. The book highlights some of Louis’ keen observations and insights gleaned from everyday experiences. He has also provided daily motivation quotes to friends, family and colleagues for over ten years.
He graduated from Cornell University where he majored in Industrial & Labor Relations and lettered in Varsity Football and Track. He lives in Northern VA with his wife and two sons.