Deron Lehman

Director of Human Resources

Deron Lehman is the Director of Human Resources at the Mercatus Center at George Mason University. He has extensive experience in the non-profit and government settings, focused on building the capacity of HR teams and streamlining operations to provide enhanced services. He has participated on teams with the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, National Association of Insurance Commissioners, DC Government and National 4-H Council.

Additionally, he is a member of the DC SHRM Board of Directors having served in a number of capacities. He also served as Co-Chair for the 2016 SHRM annual conference held in Washington, DC, coordinating the services of over 700 volunteers that support approximately 15 thousand attendees. He has a SHRM - Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP) through the Society for Human Resource Management and a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) certification through the Human Resource Certification Institute (HRCI). Additionally, he holds a Bachelor’s Degree from Bloomsburg University and a Master’s in Business Administration from Robert Morris University.