About us

Human Resources Support Consultants in Hobart, Tasmania

Your local HR specialists

We are Human Resources Managers. Leaders. Specialists. Experts.

We’re also great listeners and problem solvers, who approach every interaction with empathy and a spirit of collaboration & excellence.

And since 2019, we’ve been helping business owners and managers transform themselves into great leaders of their people.

This is because for many of us, we’re simply thrown in the deep end as our business grows and we move from the role of worker or sole trader, to becoming a manager & leader.

By adding HR expertise to your team, we’ll help manage the growing pains of your business, and ensure you’re surrounded by great people who’re working towards the same mission. 


We approach every client with these objectives in mind


By empowering people to bring their best self to work we develop high-performing teams.


We'll help every team member become accountable for the part they play in the wider business.


With partnering and collaboration we'll identify and execute key areas of improvement.

Get to know your new Human Resources team

Eve Nelson

Managing Director

Eve is a Human Resources specialist who has a passion for helping businesses achieve big things by improving the performance of their people.

She has worked with a number of small, medium and large organisations both nationally and in Tassie, navigating the complex world of employee and industrial relations, and Fair Work legislation.

Eve believes that the value of any business lies in its people and by empowering business owners with the right skills and values, their team will achieve amazing outcomes.


Chris Griffin


Chris is a highly professional and passionate HR practitioner, teacher, and trainer, with an expansive career path spanning tourism, hospitality, and healthcare sectors in Tasmania. Drawing from his extensive experience, Chris is able to provide qualified advice, insight and guidance that delivers quality outcomes for stakeholders.

Identifying the importance of staff retention and morale to business, Chris advocates holistic improvement across organisations through training and development at all levels, and devises strategies to facilitate the education, training, and resources required in direct response to needs of industry.

Chris’ broad ranging management skills were honed through working directly with industry, Government departments, senior management, assessors, and students, to deliver training to facilitate excellence in Tasmania’s tourism and hospitality industry, and others.
As a trainer, Chris presents programs for a large and diverse range of participants, ensuring his students are accommodated and effectively engaged in their learning, to deliver industry professionals of the highest calibre.

While his commitment to excellence in HR is apparent through his work locally, as a voluntary Council member of the Australian HR Institute, Chris extends his contribution through the training and development of HR professionals nationwide.


Why choose HRTAS to support your business


Without great people, our businesses would grind to a screaming halt.

And it can be as simple as one “bad egg” who can be extremely costly to our time, our corporate culture and our bottom line.

As your new Human Resources support team, we’ll empower your managers with a skill set that’ll help them become great leaders who see their people as the company’s best asset.

With this shift in thinking, your entire team will be transformed and soon, the whole organisation will be working together towards the same objectives.