Dr. Joshph Ruiz


Dr. Joseph Ruiz is a co-founder of Insight HR Consulting and serves as our CEO. AsaSHRM and HRCI certified HR professional, Joseph brings lasting value to his clients by partnering in several strategic areas, including leadership development, executive coaching, talent acquisition and management, HR strategy, and change management.

Joseph has partnered and consulted with myriad companies and organizational leaders, including those from Fortune 500 companies. His mission is to help his clients overcome organizational and professional challenges, improve performance, and achieve their short-and long-term goals.

In addition to his role at Insight HR Consulting, Joseph also serves as the Presidentand Chief Empowerment Officer at LEAPROS Workforce Solutions and is a principal at Momentous Executive Coaching. Prior to his business and coaching career, Joseph served in the United States Military as a Public Affairs Specialist. From an academic perspective, Joseph holds a doctorate degree in Organizational Change Management and Leadership from the University of Southern California, a master’s degree in Organizational Development and Leadership from Gonzaga University, and a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and Management from Hope International University.

Joseph is also a Senior Certified Professional in Human Resources (SHRM-SCP) through the Society of Human Resource Management and a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) through the Human Resources Certification Institute. Joseph has served on the Board of Directors of Connections Academy, an online public charter school (K-12), and on the Business and Accounting Programs Advisory Board of Saddleback College, California’s top-ranked transfer school. His hobbies include fitness training, jogging, reading books, traveling, and spending quality time with family and friends.