Originally from Atlanta, Georgia, Kalen Axam is the Performance and Culture Advisor for The Cromwell and The High Roller. As a part of human resources for Caesars Entertainment, Kalen is the liaison between the executive team and line level team members. Also known as “the fun side” of human resources, Kalen creates, drives, and executes all things engagement. She is also in charge of managing the performance reviews for the entire property. Kalen is currently helping to create and launch a new employee app that will be piloted at The Cromwell and will eventually roll out to the entire Caesars Entertainment Empire.
A graduate of Rhodes College in Memphis, Tennessee, Kalen has a bachelor’s degree in Spanish. Kalen began her career with Caesars Entertainment as an intern in Tunica, Mississippi at the Horseshoe Casino. After living and teaching English in Madrid, Spain, Kalen returned to America and Caesars Entertainment in 2016 as a VIP Host at the Horseshoe Casino in Baltimore, Maryland. During her time at the Horseshoe Casino, Baltimore, Kalen was promoted to the Training, Performance, and Culture Advisor where she oversaw all things engagement along with internal communications, performance reviews and all new hire trainings.
In her free time Kalen enjoys cooking, traveling, dancing and vlog-ing. This southern city girl is the life of the party who is constantly laughing and dancing. As she approaches her second year in Las Vegas, Kalen has fallen in love with Sin City and can’t wait to see what else Las Vegas and UNLV’s Executive MBA program have in store for her!
Kalen is also known as the official director and choreographer for Cohort 17’s up and coming music video.