James W. Runyon is the new human resources director for Flaherty Sensabaugh Bonasso. He will work from the firm's Charleston office.
Originally from Lenore, Runyon graduated magna cum laude from the University of Charleston in 2001 with a master of business administration degree.
Prior to joining Flaherty Sensabaugh Bonasso, Runyon served in the West Virginia National Guard for more than 30 years. He had numerous command assignments, the last of which was commander of the 77th Brigade Troop Command. He also served as the organization's human resource officer, responsible for managing both the Army and Air National Guard's diverse full-time force. His last assignment, prior to retirement, was as chief of the joint staff.