December 21, 2021 —Barclay Friends is excited to introduce our new Senior Human Resources Director, Flora Ferguson.
Flora has worked in the Human Resources field for about 15 years. She began her career as an HR Generalist at Penn Medicine in 2007. She SHRM-CP certified, has an undergrad degree in Health Services Management from Devry University, and a master’s degree in human resources management acquired from Temple University.
The new member of the Barclay Friends team enjoys the varied opportunities that working in HR affords. She says the profession is ever-changing to make things better – whether it’s new strategies to help fellow employees with their development, effective training plans, new HR technologies and tools. She also enjoys partnering with the leadership team to find ways of improving processes that help the company reach its goals and objectives. Flora loves helping employees realize their full potential. She is a proud advocate for diversity.
Executive Director, Linda Sterthous, says of the new hire “The Barclay Friends team is so happy to have Flora join us. She brings a wealth of HR experience and a fresh perspective on the challenges we face. We look forward to working with her to make Barclay Friends an employer of choice in our field!”
When asked why she chose Barclay Friends as the next step in her career, she responds “I see working at Barclay Friends as an opportunity to contribute to an exciting and forward-thinking company. I feel my skills are particularly well-suited to this position because of my extensive experience.” She hopes to contribute to our community in a way that will assure continued employee satisfaction, productivity, and performance.