Emma L. Brkic PHR®
Manager of Human Resources

B.A. in Political Science, Furman University

Professional Certifications

Professional in Human Resources®


Weekend dog trainer, avid reader of thrillers and lover of swimming

Emma L. Brkic

As Manager of Human Resources, Emma is responsible for all aspects of recruiting and hiring, onboarding, benefits, policies and employee engagement.

Prior to joining Altair, Emma was an Administrative Assistant at Golub Capital before beginning a career in human resources at Novos Growth Partners and ThinkMarkets.

She graduated from Furman University in Greenville, South Carolina, with a bachelor’s degree in political science and a minor in sociology.

Outside of Altair, Emma volunteers and fosters through ALIVE Rescue, a Chicago-based nonprofit.

Emma is originally from Chicago’s Logan Square neighborhood and currently resides in River Grove, with her dog, Oliver.