September 2, 2015 – Roanoke County Administrator Thomas Gates today announced the appointment of Carlan Myers as Human Resources Director. Myers will assume his new position September 28.
“I’m pleased to welcome Carlan to Roanoke County,” said Gates. "Carlan is well-grounded in modern Human Resource management practices and has the strategic vision to lead our current workforce and attract future employees.”
Myers currently serves as Chief Human Resources Officer for Kissito Healthcare in Roanoke.
“I am excited about the opportunity to serve Roanoke County,” said Myers. “I look forward to building relationships with employees and leading a successful human resources management program.”
Myers brings over 18 years of experience in all aspects of Human Resources. Prior to joining Kissito Healthcare, Myers served in management positions with American Healthcare and Medical Facilities of America. His expertise includes talent management; organizational development; succession planning; compensation and benefit plans; and leadership training and coaching.
Myers is a graduate of Roanoke College with a B.A. in Business Administration. He proudly served his country for eight years in the United States Air Force. Myers is a member and past president of both the Society of Human Resource Managers and the American Payroll Association.
Myers resides in Roanoke County with his wife Norma and children Aaron and Steven.