As the Chief Operating Officer, JD Burchfield leads Greater Sacramento’s human capital strategy and finance operations. As a strategic partner, he helps develop and maintain an operational infrastructure designed to execute our mission to drive economic growth in the Sacramento Region.
JD returned to Sacramento after serving as Human Resources Director at Harvard Partners in Seattle. While there, he directed the company’s people operations in Washington and California while launching Harvard Partners’ national staffing services.
After growing up in the Greater Sacramento region, JD served in the U.S. Army as a non-commissioned officer both nationally and abroad. Following his service, he graduated from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst with a bachelors in legal studies. Continuing his education, JD earned his Juris Doctorate from Sacramento’s McGeorge School of Law in 2012.