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Growing Your Equity Compensation Career: Conversation with Galahad Dong

November 22, 2022

Galahad Dong on how his experience in the military helps him lead HRIS and Total Rewards (and equity compensation) at Simpson Strong-Tie.

Episode Notes:

  • Galahad’s origin story (0:36)
  • His current role as director of HRIS and Total Rewards (2:06)
  • How military experience helps in managing stock plans (3:49)
  • Background on Simpson Strong-Tie (4:53)
  • How Simpson-Strong-Tie uses equity (6:21)
  • DEI programs at Simpson Strong-Tie (8:52)
  • Diversity at the NASPP and Galahad’s role on the DEI Task Force (11:53)
  • Advice on growing your career in compensation (13:35)

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Additional Podcasts in This Series:

  • Barbara Baksa
    By Barbara Baksa

    Executive Director


  • Headshot of Galahad Dong
    By Galahad Dong

    Director of HR systems & Total Rewards

    Simpson Strong-Tie Co.

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