Veterans' Advisory Board

Emory Healthcare has formed a Veterans' Advisory Board. The board consists of veterans who currently work at Emory Healthcare.

Mission Statement: Emory Healthcare (EHC) is committed to providing a positive work experience to our veteran employee population. Emory Healthcare partners with its veteran employees to help attract, motivate and retain employees.

- Must be an active employee of Emory Healthcare in good standing.
- Must have served or is serving as a member of U.S. armed forces or reserves.
- Must be actively employed with Emory Healthcare for one or more years.
- Must have approval of immediate supervisor to participate as Board member.
- Must be available to attend quarterly meetings each year.
- Must serve as a positive role model for Emory Healthcare.
- Must be able to attend job fairs and other recruiting events.

Meeting Frequency: Quarterly (fourth Thursday of each meeting month) 

Meeting Duration: Maximum 1.5 hours

Meeting Location: EHC entity (To be determined by Board members)

- Keep EHC HR abreast of military or federal regulatory changes impacting employment.
- Serve as an internal resource that represents military viewpoint for EHC to obtain feedback related to new employee initiatives.
- Advise EHC HR of effective marketing strategies to appeal to veterans and current military applicants.
- Keep EHC HR informed of upcoming military events for company participation.
- Advise EHC HR if changes are needed in recruiting policies and procedures as they pertain to veterans.
- Serve as mentors to other veterans newly employed with EHC.
- Assist EHC HR Talent Acquisition and perspective candidates to interpret or translate military experience or skills and abilities to comparable EHC positions.
- Travel to other locations and participate as an EHC representative in job fairs or other recruiting activities.

Advisory Board Chairperson: Searless Hathaway-Williams

Executive Sponsor: Angela Spinelli, Corporate Director, Talent Acquisition

If you are interested in learning more, email


Some of our Emory Healthcare veterans

Veterans' Advisory Board Members

Linda Adams
Eric Barnes
Bryan Castle
Kenneth "Jeron" Boatner
Pearl Evans
Robert Hammond
Searless Hathaway
Carolyn Hill
Steven Hill
Mike Holland
Tania Holland
Kim Landmon
Gary Lee
Roderick Newbold
Tajana Romanko
Andre Void
Jean Youngblood