Board of Directors


Eric Foster

Eric is the Senior Health and Benefits Consultant at Mercer. Past positions included Director of Benefits for Lowes and Albertsons. Eric first joined the SICBA Board as Membership Chair and is now serving as President for the ’23-24 term.

1st Vice President – Programs Chair

Fabiola Giddings

Fabiola is the Human Resources Manager at Franklin Sensors in Meridian.
Previously, she held a board position
with the Boise Chamber of Commerce.

2nd Vice President – Membership Chair

Shawn Perla

Shawn is a Senior HR leader at Ashley Manor in Meridian. He has years of experience working in HR and the medical field, including the Idaho Department of Environmental Quality.


Sheena Buffi

Sheena works for the City of Boise, and has a long history of working in HR with a focus in public sector classification & compensation. She also has vast experience serving as Treasurer on multiple boards.


Kira Van De Moere

Kira is the Director of HR for C Squared Social. She has extensive Human Resources experience, and worked for the State of Idaho for several years.

Communications Chair

Pamela Ellsworth

Pamela is Founder and Principal Consultant of Eagle Mountain HR, a local HR consulting & coaching firm. She has several years of experience in Human Resources for local government sector, for-profit, and non-profit companies.

Past President / Advisor

Heather Harlow

Heather is a Benefits Manager who served as the President of SICBA for 4 years.
She is our advisor on best practices and historical data.