Arlene brings over 20 years of human resources leadership with the vast majority of that time in the restaurant industry, having served as the Human Resources Director at Del Taco and most recently, as the Vice President of Human Resources of CKE, the parent company of Hardee’s and Carl’s Jr.

Arlene has a proven track record of engaging with personnel at all levels of the organization, with particular strengths in recruiting, training and development. Her intimate knowledge of recruiting for one of our major brands will be a great asset.

Arlene has a degree in Sociology from UCLA, is active in multiple human resource organizations, and speaks fluent Spanish.