Vice President of Human Resources
Joan Morehead joins the Pro Team as our Vice President of HR Services. With over 20 years’ experience in Human Resource and Business operations and as Immediate Past President of Detroit SHRM (Society for Human Resource Management), Joan brings her wealth of experience and vast network of HR professionals to her new position here at HRPro/BenePro. Joan will work to grow our HR Consulting and support services.
Joan has worked in the public and non-profit segments with the Michigan Public Health Institute, Matrix Human Services, Blue Care Network and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan. Joan is respected for her practice knowledge and outcomes focus. Examples of this success include; reduction of cycle time of HR review and performance processes, decreasing annual operating administrative expenses and reduction of annual communication costs while increasing frequency through work flow transformation.
She understands how to build operational and strategic plans, achieve improved business outcomes and build teams that execute with excellence. She leads with integrity and a focus on creating two way conversations with internal and external customers to drive support of client needs and gain input on needed improvements.
Joan is active in the community, serves on the boards for the Detroit Society of Human Resource Management, MI Bright Future, 101 Best Companies to work for!, and is a member of the Personnel Team at Shepherd of the Lakes. Most recently, Joan has been appointed as the National Chair of the HR Committee for UBA (United Benefit Advisors).
She holds a bachelor of fine arts degree from Kendall College of Art and Design and a master’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Nebraska that includes study with the Gallup Leadership Institute’s Executive Leadership program and course work at Toyota University and the University of Peking, China.