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AdventHealth Hendersonville Welcomes New Human Resources Director

N.C., AdventHealth Hendersonville Welcomes New Human Resources Director

Aug. 22, 2023; HENDERSONVILLE, N.C. – AdventHealth is excited to welcome Chris Rominger to the role of Director, Human Resources Business Partner for AdventHealth Hendersonville. Rominger brings his extensive experience in strategic Human Resource leadership, labor relations, and talent acquisition and retention to his new role at AdventHealth Hendersonville.

Rominger earned his bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice from Western Carolina University in Cullowhee, NC and went on to become a Professional in Human Resources (PHR). He recently served as the Director of Labor and Employee Relations at HCA Healthcare in Asheville, NC, where he effectively executed labor relations strategy, and consulted on key issues surrounding the WNC workforce.

Rominger has a passion for serving health care workers, those who daily provide amazing care and experiences for patients and their families. He was impressed with AdventHealth’s commitment to exceptional patient and team member experiences alike. He looks forward to supporting a team that brings whole-person care to their community, patients and teammates.

“A great workplace culture is critical for our caregiver’s ability to support our patients and give each and every patient the wholistic care they deserve,” Rominger says. “My goal is to create the ultimate healing environment for our patients by fostering an ideal workplace culture for our caregivers.”

As the Director, Human Resources Business Partner, Rominger will oversee and support strategy to ensure team members are engaged and understand AdventHealth’s commitment to support them through its Team Member Promises that include Lighted Career Paths, Debt-Free Education, Paid Parental Leave and more.

“With more than a decade of growing teams in the retail and health care sectors, Chris understands the power of building relationships,” explains Brandon Nudd, President and CEO for AdventHealth Hendersonville. “We are excited to have him join us as we continue to fulfill the promises that empower our incredible team to meet the whole-person care needs of our community.”

Rominger and his wife, Sarah, have two young children. They like to travel abroad and explore the outdoors. He and his wife have traveled around the world, which included riding camels in the desert and scuba diving in Thailand! In his free time he enjoys running, hiking, and motorcycles.