Nancy Cranford, SPHR, SHRM-SCP


Nancy Cranford, SPHR, SHRM-SCP

Alliance Partner, Talent Solutions

Nancy Cranford, former Vice President at Turknett Leadership Group, retired in 2019 and is now an Alliance Partner Talent Solutions. She has more than 35 years of combined experience in Human Resources & Loss Prevention. Prior to joining Turknett Leadership Group, Nancy worked for The Home Depot Corporate office providing guidance and counseling to field teams throughout the United States on a wide range of Employee Relations topics such as performance management, discrimination, and sexual harassment investigations. She began her career at Macy’s, then joined Toys R Us, and worked in Regional positions in supply chain, operations, and store support.

Nancy earned a B.S. degree in Criminology from Florida State University. She also holds the Senior Professional Human Resources (SPHR) certification, as well as the Society for Human Resources Management Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP) certification. Nancy is a member of the Society for Human Resources Management National Organization and is on the leadership team for the local SHRM-Atlanta Chapter. Nancy has received numerous awards for outstanding Customer Service, the HR Business Partner Award for Entrepreneurial Spirit from The Home Depot, and the President’s Volunteer Award from SHRM-Atlanta.

Nancy has a passion for helping our nations Veterans and serves on the Board for the Veteran’s Empowerment Organization (VEO), a non-profit in Atlanta that helps homeless Veteran’s to once again become self-sufficient members of their community. In addition to her passion for Veterans, Nancy also serves on the Advisory Board for the Hispanic Corporate Counsel of Atlanta (HCCA), and she is an active member of the organization.

Nancy and her husband, a Veteran, are active members of Northpoint Community Church and serve as volunteer mentors to engaged couples and lead a Small Group. They have three grown sons, and enjoy the grandkids, a family dog, the Georgia Bulldogs and the Atlanta Braves.

Contact Information for Turknett Leadership Group:

Office: 770-270-1723


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