About Us

Hometown Roots HR is a dedicated HR consultancy firm serving Ohio’s vibrant small business community. Our mission is to empower Ohio’s small businesses with strategic HR solutions that fuel growth, enhance engagement, and ensure compliance within the state’s regulatory framework. Through dedicated collaboration, we navigate the complexities of HR, freeing our clients to dedicate themselves to core business functions while we nurture thriving workforces, contributing to Ohio’s small business triumph.

Who We Are

Our Story: At Hometown Roots HR, our journey began with a passion for empowering Ohio’s small businesses. Founded by Brenna Shamblin, an experienced HR professional, our story is rooted in a deep understanding of the unique challenges local businesses face. We realized that tailored HR solutions were essential for sustainable growth. Our commitment to providing strategic HR guidance that resonates with Ohio’s business landscape has driven us every step of the way. As we continue to evolve, our story remains intertwined with the success stories of the businesses we serve.

Our Approach: Our approach is centered around one principle: personalized partnership. We believe that HR solutions should be as unique as the businesses they serve. Our process begins with a comprehensive understanding of your company’s culture, goals, and challenges. This insight allows us to craft tailored HR strategies that align with your aspirations. With a focus on collaboration and continuous communication, we guide you through every stage, from compliance management to employee development. Our approach is not just about delivering solutions—it’s about nurturing lasting relationships that fuel your success.

Why Choose Us: Choosing Hometown Roots HR means choosing a partner who understands Ohio’s business landscape like no other. Our local expertise allows us to provide solutions that resonate with the challenges you face in your community. We are not just consultants; we are your advocates, dedicated to translating complex HR matters into actionable steps for growth. Our commitment to continuous learning means you benefit from the latest industry insights and trends. By choosing us, you’re choosing a trusted ally who shares your passion for Ohio’s small business success. Let’s embark on this journey together and unlock the potential of your business.


Our Founder

Meet the driving force of Hometown Roots HR – a dedicated professional with a passion for empowering small Ohio businesses. Discover the person behind the commitment to your success.

Brenna Shamblin

Brenna Shamblin


Hello and welcome to Hometown Roots HR! I’m Brenna Shamblin, the proud founder of this endeavor. Having spent years navigating Ohio’s vibrant business landscape, I’ve come to deeply understand the unique challenges our local entrepreneurs face. My journey from corporate HR to founding Hometown Roots HR was driven by a single mission: to provide tailored HR solutions that empower Ohio’s small businesses. I believe in the power of strategic HR guidance to transform challenges into opportunities. With a heart rooted in Ohio and a passion for cultivating success stories, I invite you to join Hometown Roots HR on this exciting journey of growth, compliance, and endless possibilities. Together, let’s build a thriving community of empowered businesses right here in our beloved state.

Hometown Roots HR

Empowering Ohio’s Small Businesses, One HR Solution at a Time