Human Resources announces staff appointments

Human Resources announces staff appointments

Christopher J. Cowan

New appointments within the Christiana Care Human Resources Department were announced recently by Audrey Van Luven, senior vice president and chief human resources officer.

Christopher J. Cowan is promoted to vice president, HR operations. In addition to his current responsibilities for HR technology and shared services, Cowan assumes responsibility for talent acquisition, talent assessment and employee relations.

Kerry Delgado

Kerry Delgado transitions to corporate director, HR business partners, from her role as corporate director of talent optimization. In this newly created role, Delgado will function as a strategic consultant to business leaders in developing people strategies to drive organizational outcomes. The initial focus of this HR service delivery expansion will include The Medical Group of Christiana Care and the Department of Nursing. She will partner with the other HR centers of expertise to integrate solutions.

Pamela Ridgeway, MBA, MA, SPHR

Pamela Ridgeway, corporate director, talent acquisition, assumes accountability for systemwide recruiting. This transition allows Christiana Care to integrate and maximize internal resources.