Archer named new Pierce County Human Resources director

Following a nationwide search, Pierce County has selected Judith C. Archer to be director of Human Resources.

Archer joins the County from Kinder Morgan, Inc., where she served nearly eight years as the director of Human Resources for the Texas-based energy infrastructure company and its 11,000 employees.

Archer earned a B.A. in Business Administration from Maryville College, a Masters’ of Science in Adult Education from the University of Tennessee, and a J.D. from Chicago-Kent College of Law.


Community Business announces 2018 Hong Kong LGBT+ Inclusion Awards winners

Community Business, a leading not-for-profit organisation advancing responsible and inclusive business practices in Asia, revealed the winners of its 2018 Hong Kong LGBT+ Inclusion Awards.

Established in 2014, the Hong Kong LGBT+ Inclusion Awards are the first annual awards honouring and celebrating LGBT+ inclusion in Hong Kong.  The award nominations were assessed based on the extent to which they are strategic, proactive, impactful and sustainable in order to recognise a public figure who has used their influence to promote LGBT+ inclusion in Hong Kong.


Sandra Hurse joins GCM Grosvenor as Chief Human Resources Officer

CHICAGO, May 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — GCM Grosvenor announced today that Sandra (Sandee) Hurse has joined the firm as a Managing Director and Chief Human Resources Officer, effective immediately.

Ms. Hurse brings more than two decades of experience to her new role. Her prior experience also includes leadership roles in Human Resources, TalentManagement and Talent Acquisition at Goldman Sachs and JP Morgan Chase.

Ms. Hurse holds an MBA from the University of Michigan and a BBA in Finance from Baruch College.



Elyria Schools Human Resources Director Gary Taylor is to retire

After an 18-year-run with the Elyria School District, Human Resource Director Gary Taylor retires Aug.1,2018. Taylor is finishing off his last school year, but will train the new director Jaime Barnier this summer before he officially retires

With 16 years of experience in human resources, Barnier will shadow Taylor from June until August. She wants to absorb Taylor’s knowledge and learn the ropes.

“Taylor will be a great mentor”, Barnier said, and is excited to work with him.


Lake County hires new human resources boss, keeps old one on the books

CROWN POINT — Lake County Commissioners hired a human resources director but are in no hurry to fire the consultant she is replacing.

The Lake County Council created county government’s first human resources department last year to bring a professional approach to hiring and managing personnel concerns of its 1,800 full-time employees and still more part-time employees.Repay and Tippy said they want to keep Dabertin in place this year to help ease Royster into her job, but will revisit Dabertin’s contract eventually.


MVB Financial Corp. Names Brad Greathouse as SVP, Human Resources


FAIRMONT, W.Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–MVB Financial Corp. (Nasdaq: MVBF) today announced the appointment of Brad Greathouse of Morgantown as Senior Vice President, Human Resources. A human resources professional with more than 20 years of progressive leadership experience, Greathouse will lead all aspects of human resources for MVB Financial, the holding company for MVB Bank, Inc., and the Bank’s subsidiaries, MVB Mortgage and MVB Community Development Corporation.

Brad Greathouse brings with him to Team MVB more than 20 years of leadership experience.


Banc of California Announces Hiring of Jim Hazboun as Chief Human Resources Officer

SANTA ANA, Calif.May 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Banc of California today announced it has hired Jim Hazboun as Chief Human Resources Officer.  Mr. Hazboun joins Banc of California from Hyundai Capital America, where he served as Chief Human Resources Officer and Chief Administrative Officer.

Mr. Hazboun will lead Banc of California’s Human Resources and Marketing groups, which includes recruiting, training, talent development, and compensation functions as well as corporate and business unit marketing, branding, sponsorships, and partnerships.


Department of Health and Human Resources holds employment fair at Kingwood National Guard Armory

KINGWOOD, W.Va. – Thursday afternoon, the Department of Health and Human Resources organized an employment fair at the National Guard Armory in Kingwood.

Twenty vendors were set up at the DHHR employment fair. Rapid Response was at hand due to recent layoffs in the area.

A wide range of employers had representatives at the event including the Division of Highways and a variety of hospitals.  A unique employer is the Human Resource Development Foundation, which is a non-profit in West Virginia.


Gov. Herbert appoints new executive director of the Department of Human Resource Management

Gov. Gary R. Herbert has announced the appointment of Paul Garver as the executive director of the Department of Human Resource Management.

Garver replaces Debbie Cragun, who was appointed in June 2013. Cragun now serves as the Human Resources Administrator to the Utah Legislature.

Garver has served as vice president of human resources for Smiths Detection since 2014. He received his Master of Business Administration from the Marriott School of Business at Brigham Young University.