Adventist HealthCare Names New Vice President of Human Resources

Earlier this year, Adventist HealthCare appointed Marta Brito Perez as Vice President of Human Resources.  FaithSearch Partners client, Adventist HealthCare, is the first, largest and only not-for-profit health system headquartered in Montgomery County, Maryland.

Perez is a human resources veteran.  She served as Vice President of Human Resources at AstraZeneca, a leading global pharmaceuticals company, before accepting the same position at Adventist HealthCare.  Prior to that, Perez, the then-Chief Human Capital Officer of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security was appointed by President George W. Bush to oversee a merger of 22 federal functions/agencies into a single department.

Perez, who earned her M.S. in Organizational Development and Human Resources from Johns Hopkins University, has served on several boards, including the Human Resources People and Strategy.  She has been recognized for her work on numerous occasions.  She received the Theodore Roosevelt Award for Excellence in service delivery and was named one of the Top Elite Women in the United States by Hispanic Business Magazine.

FaithSearch Partners is pleased to have managed the search that led to Perez’s appointment as Vice President of Human Resources of Adventist HealthCare and congratulates her on her new position!

Adventist HealthCare, an integrated health-care delivery organization based in Rockville, MD,is one of the largest employers in the State of Maryland.  The mission of Adventist HealthCare is to demonstrate God’s care by improving the health of people and communities through a ministry of physical, mental and spiritual healing.  Adventist HealthCare includes Shady Grove Adventist Hospital, Washington Adventist Hospital, Adventist Behavioral Health, Adventist Rehabilitation Hospital of MD, Hackettstown Regional Medical Center, Adventist Home Care Services and the Reginald S. Lourie Center for Infants and Young Children.  (Source: www.adventisthealthcare.com)

FaithSearch Partners is one of the nation’s leading retained executive search firms and is the only one of its kind focused exclusively on identifying and recruiting leaders for churches, parachurch organizations, as well as faith-based hospitals and healthcare systems.  Combined, consultants at FaithSearch Partners have successfully managed more than 450 executive-level searches for numerous high-profile faith-based organizations across the country.  Its website can be found at www.faithsearchpartners.com.