Simone A. Putnam

Partner-in-Charge, Managed Services - Human Resources

Managed Services

Nonprofit & Social Sector, Executive Search

About Simone

Simone Putnam is partner-in-charge of the Managed Services – Human Resources Department in the Firm’s Washington, D.C. office. She also is the regional leader of the Executive Search, Transition & Planning practice. She came to Marcum via the Firm’s merger with Raffa, P.C., one of the nation’s preeminent public accounting and business consulting firms in the nation, specializing in nonprofits.

Ms. Putnam has more than 25 years of experience in finance, accounting, human resources, customer service, and business development. She provides clients with executive-level human resources management consulting support. Her clients range from between $3 million – $30 million in annual revenue.

Ms. Putnam leads a team of professionals who provide services in the areas of talent acquisition, audits and assessments, compensation studies and systems, employee relations, policy development, compliance, benefits planning and administration, payroll management, training, performance management, investigations, on-boarding, terminations, executive level searches, transition consulting, succession planning and leadership development.

Ms. Putnam and her team take pride in supporting nonprofit organizations fulfill their missions by creating workplace culture and environments where employees have the creativity and freedom to reach their full potential.

Professional & Civic Affiliations

  • Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM)
  • Governance Committee Member, Carpenter’s Shelter


HR Assessments
Executive Recruiting
Compensation Studies
Policy Development
Benefits Consulting
Succession Planning
Payroll Management
Performance Management
Transition Consulting Services

Industry Focus



Bachelor of Business Administration
Georgia State University