MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 23, 2019
Generational Executive Search and Children’s Minnesota are pleased to announce Laurin Cathey is now the vice president of human resources (HR) at Children’s Minnesota.
“We look forward to Laurin’s insights and strategic leadership that will help Children’s forge an innovative path forward,” said Jennifer Olson, senior vice president of system operations and chief strategy officer, Children’s Minnesota. “As health care and the demographics of our state change, we need to continue evolving to meet the shifting demands of the labor market and our patient families. Laurin will be instrumental in helping us to achieve this goal.”
Cathey will oversee all HR functions at Children’s, including HR business partners/consultants, labor relations, organizational development and learning, talent acquisition, benefits and compensation, HR information systems, and the Employee Service Center and payroll. Cathey brings more than 20 years of experience in the field, most recently serving as executive director of human resources at St. Paul Public Schools. In addition to a breadth of knowledge in the field of HR, Cathey has considerable experience in diversity and inclusion and building culture and employee engagement.
“I am excited to join Children’s Minnesota and to be able to support our employees as they provide amazing care for children and families,” Cathey said. “By working across the organization and engaging with employees and the community, I hope to further strengthen Children’s reputation as a great place to work.”