PMG Pat Donahoe has announced the selection of Rosemarie Fernandez as Employee Resource Management VP, effective immediately. Fernandez has held the position on an acting basis since June 3, 2013.
Fernandez is responsible for directing talent acquisition and retention programs and personnel services, along with selection, safety, health and medical programs. Additionally, she is responsible for managing Human Resources Shared Services, organizational design and workforce effectiveness and the ergonomics and risk-reduction program.
“I know her skills and leadership will benefit the organization as we continue to build a strong, competitive workforce and position the Postal Service well for the future,” said Donahoe.
A 35-year postal employee, Fernandez began her career as a clerk in Van Nuys, CA, and served from 2000-2004 as San Francisco Postmaster. Prior to being named as acting Employee Resource Management VP, she served as San Francisco District Manager.
In Sept. 2011, Fernandez was named National District Manager of the Year by the Postal Customer Council. She also received a Vice Presidents Award from USPS and was named as one of the “Most Influential Women in the Bay Area” by the San Francisco Business Times.