Danielle Porter named Executive Director of Human Resources
May 6, 2019 -- LeMoyne-Owen College President Andrea Lewis Miller announced Monday that Danielle Porter has joined the college as executive director of Human Resources.
Ms. Porter comes to LOC from an IT staffing company, where she served as Employee Services Director. She has more than 20 years of human resources experience in various service-related industries, with eight years in the nonprofit sector.
Ms. Porter has designed initiatives to help build and strengthen organizational infrastructure by developing policies and procedures, delivering HR system solutions, implementing performance management systems and ensuring regulatory compliance. She also has initiated organizational development in the areas of time management, conflict resolution, effective communication and strategic planning.
She believes in instilling an open-door policy by actively listening and resolving employee concerns.
Ms. Porter holds a Master of Arts degree in Organizational Management and a Professional in Human Resources (PHR) Certification. In addition to human resources experience, Ms. Porter was an associate professor at the University of Phoenix for more than 10 years, where she taught undergraduate and graduate courses.