About Theresa Forgét
Theresa Forgét is the Executive Director of Human Resources at Howard County General Hospital. In this role, Theresa oversees employee relations, organizational development, HR information systems, compensation, employee engagement and retention, and occupational health services. She has been in the position since February 2021.
Driven by a commitment to provide a positive employment experience and empower front-line leaders, Forgét has successfully led the HR function in both the private and public sectors, utilizing data and best practices. Her passion for healthcare and the patient experience continues to be at the forefront of her career.
Theresa previously served as deputy commissioner of human resources for the City of Yonkers, New York. Prior to that, she worked for the Montefiore Health System in the Bronx, New York for 10 years, in progressively responsible positions; the last as senior director of human resources.
She received a Bachelor of Science degree from Sacred Heart University and a Master of Arts degree from New York University. Theresa has her Senior Professional Human Resources certification and is a Society of Human Resources-Senior Certified Professional.
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