DeKalb Medical Names LeRoy Walker Vice President of Human Resources
January 07, 2013
DeKalb Medical is proud to welcome LeRoy Walker, MBA as the new Vice President of Human Resources.
Walker joins the organization with more than 25 years of healthcare experience. Prior to joining DeKalb Medical, Walker served as Service Area Vice President of Human Resources for St. Rose Dominican Hospitals, a 765-bed system in Henderson, Nevada. While in this role Walker managed area-wide human resource strategy and implementation. He helped increase employee satisfaction from the 25th percentile to the 96th percentile, and he helped develop Roseman University, an on-campus facility for nursing students.
As a human resource professional Walker is described as a highly motivated strategic thinker and decision maker. He has a results-driven track record in areas such as employee/labor relations, compensation and benefits, recruitment, and organizational development.
Walker also worked as Vice President of Human Resources at St. Vincent Health System in Little Rock, Arkansas and Senior Vice President of Medical Staffing Solutions in Chicago, Illinois. He earned a masters degree in business administration from the University of Phoenix School of Management and a bachelor of science degree in journalism and psychology from Indiana University.
To contact LeRoy Walker email: firstname.lastname@example.org. His office is located on the first floor of the North Decatur campus in the human resource suite.