“If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.” 

~John Quincy Adams

At HR-Rx, our core values of 


shape our efforts year after year. 

Jeannie Smith

Founder and President of HR-Rx, a coaching and consulting firm established in 2005, Jeannie has a proven track record of helping individuals and teams who desire to live an empowered and re-energized life to identify and address blocks that are keeping them from achieving what they want, develop achievable action plans, and to build confidence to do whatever they set their mind to.

Jeannie partners with leaders at all levels of organizations to understand what is keeping them from achieving their goals and to increase their value by energetically building a new strategic perspective and approach to making deliberate remarkable choices. Jeannie focuses on maximizing human potential for individuals and teams by overcoming personal and professional challenges that have prevented the integration of effective processes, programs and practices. This in turn helps individuals and organizations to maintain a strong competitive advantage by increasing awareness of current potential to take positive, purposeful action, achieve success and increase level of engagement.

Jeannie has over 30 years of combined experience in positions of human resources generalist, manager, director, executive, inspirational speaker, facilitator, coach and consultant. She holds a Master of Science degree in Human Resource Management from Chapman University and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Public Administration from San Diego State University. Jeannie is certified as a Senior Professional in Human Resource Management, with the State of California add-on (SPHR-CA) from the HR Certification Institute and holds a Senior Certified Professional Certificate (SHRM-SCP) from the Society for Human Resource Management. Jeannie has completed the Institute for Professional Excellence in Coaching's (iPEC) comprehensive, accredited coach training program and is certified as Professional Coach (CPC) and a Master Practitioner (ELI-MP) to administer and debrief iPEC's Energy Leadership Index (ELI) Assessment. Meridiem has certified her to administer and debrief their aptitude and personality questionnaire, NSight Success Assessment that measures work-related and interpersonal preferences and characteristics.

Jeannie has a passion to help individuals be their best, maximum their human potential, and live remarkable lives.  Her decades of personal experience, business knowledge, and leadership skills have made her valuable to diverse groups of people.

Jeannie/HR-Rx has worked with both public and private organizations in medical device and practice, pharmaceuticals, communications, real estate, public broadcasting, security/anti-theft, education, software development, and other high-tech industries, including:  Puritan Bennett, Telios Pharmaceuticals, Sensormatic, Blue Sky Software, eHelp Corporation, Macromedia, SeaSpace Corporation, MadCap Software, North County Medical Group, St. Bernard Software, Novalar Pharmaceuticals, Barrack-Nichols Contracting, Klein Real Estate, TekWorks, Prudential Real Estate, Nextivity, Component Control, John Deer Water Inc., Kuru Enterprises, REMEC Broadband Wireless, Premier Surgical Assistants, Inc., BSD Builders, Inc., C3 Jian, 1218 Team, Inc., Berkshire Hathaway,  Elite Athlete Services, Stanford University, RELM Wine & Beer Bistro, San Diego State University, Media-Corps, Berkshire Hathaway, KPBS, National Federation of Community Broadcasters,  American Society of Plastic Surgeons and AirBnB.

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Jeannie Teams With Karen Prechtel-Thomsen

Knowing how busy life can be, Jeannie has teamed up with Karen Prechtel-Thomsen from US based KPT Coaching to offer a weekly self-care podcast called Screw Selfish: YOU Matter! in support of taking "selfish" out of your vocabulary in order to make yourself a priority.  Together, they want to help as many people as they can by sharing their tips and tricks to a sustainable self-care journey. 

Additionally, they offer training programs, speaking engagements, a group coaching program & a biannual retreat.   SELFCARE IS NOT SELFISH.  

Karen Prechtel-Thomsen is a certified coach whose career has been a wonderful journey between small family owned businesses to larger more corporate environments. The one common denominator in all of her roles has been PEOPLE and those connections within the organization, public and community.  Karen's purpose as a Wellness Coach is to help people live their life fully and be their best self.