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Office Staff Human Resources

Fort Wayne, Indiana, 46815, United States
August 21, 2018

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Gina R. Yonkman

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Fort Wayne IN 46815


Summary of qualifications

Educator who loves to lead teams to increased confidence and competence by training and developing talents

Consistent high performer who progresses quickly in experience and responsibility

Efficiency advocate who isn’t afraid to use technology to streamline processes to increase productivity and work quality

Mediator who bridges the gaps in communications between customers and employees that cause misunderstandings

Experienced presenter who is comfortable training groups of any size

Professional Experience


Lead teams ranging in size from 6 to 300

Recruiting, hiring, orienting, developing, and coaching responsibilities for direct care staff, office staff, and management.

Reduced the number of days from application to hire by 50% in six months by streamlining orientation process.


Reduced amount of paid unemployment claims by more than 50% by consistently enforcing policies and documenting performance issues.

Reduced number of work related injuries by providing safety training. Resulted in a decreased MOD rating, yielding in a lower premium for Worker’s Compensation coverage.

Started Wellness Program to improve health and well-being of employees including improving the nutritional offerings of food provided in the office and starting a Corporate Agreement with Greater Fort Wayne YMCA to make memberships more affordable for employees.

Work History

Director of Human Resources Aug 2016 - present

Home Nursing Services, Fort Wayne IN

Administrator June 2009 – Aug 2016

Home Nursing Services, Fort Wayne IN

Case Management Coordinator Jan 2002 – Aug 2006

Possibilities Northeast, Fort Wayne IN

Clinician March 1999 – May 2009

Interdisciplinary Evaluation and Diagnostic Center, Fort Wayne IN


Masters of Science in Organizational Leadership (Concentration in Human Resources) May 2009

Purdue University - Fort Wayne IN

Bachelor of Science in Psychology May 1993

Saint Francis College - Fort Wayne IN

Community and Service Activities

Leadership Fort Wayne Alumni 2013

American Red Cross Board Member 2013 – present

Society for Human Resource Professionals (SHRM) 2009 – present

Alzheimer’s Association Advisory Board 2011 – 2014

Snider Performing Arts Boosters 2015 - 2017

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