In April, WellStone welcomed Karen E. Burton, SHRM-SCP, on board as Senior Human Resources Manager. Karen brings a wealth of knowledge and experience in all areas of HR, including 20 years in healthcare with the Veterans Healthcare Administration, and more than seven years with NASA, MSFC.
She is excited to be at WellStone, where she will play a key role in growing the organization’s team of mental health professionals. As a certified HR professional, Karen has taught the SHRM Learning System and conducted study groups to assist other HR professionals in attaining their certifications. Karen also serves as an adjunct instructor at UAH for an online course in Employee Management and Leadership. Karen completed course requirements for a Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in the Workplace Certificate from the USF Muma College of Business in 2021.