Congratulations to Kari Hopper on 12 years with GMRE




Kari Hopper, Benefits & Leave Administrator, is celebrating 12 years with GMRE! Kari came to GMRE in 2011 after being recruited from her previous role as an office manager for a custom home builder. Upon joining GMRE, Kari was an Administrative Assistant before moving to her current role as the Benefits & Leave Administrator. Since 2018 she has run the group benefits program, managing enrollments, monitoring usage and communicating with employees regularly to ensure they’re taking advantage of all the benefits offered. Additionally, she manages all leaves of absence, the wellness programs and  employment law compliance.  

“My favorite part of my role at GMRE is working in employee relations. It is very rewarding knowing and seeing how I help and make a difference for other GMRE employees. Working here has provided a family-oriented environment and great work-life balance, 12 years has flown by”

Kari Hopper, Benefits & Leave Administrator

Outside of work, Kari spends time with her family, including her new grandbaby! We’re proud to have her in the GMRE family and are grateful for her hard work and dedication to the team. Thanks Kari for a great 12 years, here’s to 12 more!

About GMRE

GMRE is a Veteran-Owned Small Business that provides high quality engineering, technical services, integration & sustainment, and production to help our customers grow and succeed. Operating since 2005, we are an experienced, trusted defense business partner that provides guaranteed results for mission success. Guided by our core values: commitment, results & trust; we offer innovative, cost-effective solutions that provide value where it’s needed the most.

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