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Denise Harper

SMA-MAJ, Director of Human Resources

Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, TX ; Master of Arts in Human Resources Management, Washington University, St. Louis, MO

Certifications:  SPHR-Senior Professional in Human Resources, SHRM-Senior Certified Professional (SCP)

I have more than 20 years of managerial experience in Human Resources.  I have had a diverse career working in many types of organizations: education, non-profit, banking and healthcare.  The reason I picked my profession is because I love to interact with people.  My goal is to make each person's work environment a great place to be.  

As the first Human Resources Director for SMA, I am excited to create new policies and procedures and make SMA an even better place to work.

I recently relocated to Sarasota from my hometown of St. Louis, MO to be close to my family.  I love my new job and the wonderful city I live in now.

Phone: 941. 926. 1700 X228