Vice President of Human Resources, Support Services and Safety Officer
Bachelors of Arts in Law and Society, University of California, Santa Barbara
Joining St. Vincent’s in the spring of 2012, Jacob Andrade leads the Human Resources Department. Jacob is directly responsible for the overall administration, coordination, and evaluation of the Human Resources function; including plan administrator of health, dental, vision, and pension benefit programs. He oversees departmental onboarding, orientations, and all applicable trainings. He also supports and makes recommendations to the President and Chief Executive Officer for improvement of agency’s policies, procedures, and practices on personnel matters including safety on campus. He maintains knowledge of industry trends and employment legislation, insures agency’s compliance, and coordinates all workers ’ compensation claims, as well as all aspects of Information Technology.
When not supporting the needs of the over 50 Associates of St. Vincent’s you can find Jacob planning his next get-a-way to Europe.