Pacific Clinics Adds VP of HR to Executive Team
Pacific Clinics, an Arcadia-based nonprofit focused on providing behavioral services throughout Southern California, welcomes Vice President of Human Resources Lucy Pliskin. Ms. Pliskin is a seasoned attorney and human resources executive with 20 years of experience in the nonprofit sector. She has focused her work on employment matters, compliance, and risk management.
“Pacific Clinics is an outstanding organization that provides essential services to the most vulnerable members of our community and I’m pleased to call this my new work home,” said Ms. Pliskin. “I look forward to getting to know the Pacific Clinics environment and supporting the organization in extending its record of stellar achievements.”
Ms. Pliskin previously served as Chief Legal Officer at Goodwill Industries of Southern California (GSC) where she provided overall leadership and management of GSC’s legal affairs, managed litigation and investigations, developed compliance and business ethics programs for senior leadership, co-developed with a Board member a network of attorneys to provide pro bono legal services to the organization, served as a liaison to various Board committees, and reviewed and negotiated contracts.
“I am thrilled for Lucy to join our executive team,” said Kris Giordano, Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer. “Her extensive skills and experience are an asset to the agency and we look forward to her professional counsel in advancing our important mission.”
Envision Consulting was retained to conduct the search for this position. The firm’s efforts included testing, a rigorous interview process and a presentation of top candidates to Pacific Clinics’ Search Committee.