Shaun E

Senior Vice President & Chief People and Culture Officer
New York-Presbyterian
Shaun E. Smith, JD, is Senior Vice President & People Officer for NewYork-Presbyterian. In this role, he is responsible for leading all aspects of human resources operations, including talent acquisition, people development, total rewards, employee and labor relations, talent management, diversity, and workforce health and safety services. Mr. Smith joined NewYork-Presbyterian in 2012 as Vice President of Human Resources at NYP/Weill Cornell, and as NewYork-Presbyterian evolved, he took on the responsibility for providing human resources strategic direction and oversight for our Regional Network Hospitals. Mr. Smith has over 25 years of human resources, legal, and health care management experience, including leadership roles at Memorial-Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital in Plattsburgh, New York. Mr. Smith is a member of the Boards of Trustees of Pace University, The Center of Community Alternatives, The Rogosin Institute, and START Treatment and Recovery Centers in New York City. He has also served on a number of Boards in the past, including the N. Country Workforce Investment Board and Behavioral Health Services North. Mr. Smith received his undergraduate degree in Business Administration and his law degree from Pace University. He was an adjunct professor of Human Resources Management at the State University of New York in Plattsburgh and currently serves as the Associate Dean for the NewYork-Presbyterian Iona School of Health Sciences. Mr. Smith’s approach to HR leadership is grounded in the firm belief that people are at the core of what makes an organization great. A truly great organization is created by highly engaged people who actively participate in a culture focused on respect and caring for one another and their community.

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Views from the Top: Healthcare Workforce of the Future
Thursday, April 20 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
South Building, Level 1 | S100 B Details