TAMPA, Fla. – Moffitt Cancer Center is pleased to announced that its senior director of Total Rewards, Amy Durham, has been named the 2016 HR Person of the Year in Tampa Bay’s Large Organization category by HR Shield and Elements Global.
Durham was selected from a group of finalists during a recent awards banquet at the TPepin’s Hospitality Centre. The Tampa Bay HR Person of the Year Award was developed to celebrate the Human Resources industry and to recognize those in the HR profession who exemplify outstanding achievement within the local human resources community.
“I’m honored to receive this recognition and am proud to work for an organization that has such a deep commitment to its team members,” Durham said. “Moffitt’s mission to contribute to the prevention and cure of cancer resonates throughout the organization, and I’m thankful that my role in Human Resources has given me the opportunity to support our team members in such a meaningful way.”
The 2016 HR Person of the Year Award was divided into three categories: small, medium and large organizations. Awards were also given for HR Consultant of the Year, HR Young Professional of the Year and Global HR Excellence. Winners were chosen by a panel of judges who have each been previous winners of the Tampa Bay HR Person of the Year Award. Selections were based on high performers who demonstrated creative approaches in Human Resources that have shown consistent benefits to their organization.
“Among the many characteristics that described her candidacy for the award, ‘passion, excellence in customer service, and always balancing the needs of our team members with her fiduciary responsibilities’ are most noteworthy,” said Mariana Bugallo-Muros, Chief Human Resources Officer at Moffitt. “We are thrilled to celebrate this award with Amy and are lucky to have her as part of our amazing team.”
Moffitt, the only National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center based in Florida, boasts 5,200 team members and an economic impact in the state of $2.1 billion. Moffitt is proud to be the No. 6 cancer hospital in the nation based on U.S. News & World Report, and has been nationally ranked since 1999.
About Moffitt Cancer Center
Moffitt is dedicated to one lifesaving mission: to contribute to the prevention and cure of cancer. The Tampa-based facility is one of only 47 National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Centers, a distinction that recognizes Moffitt’s excellence in research, clinical trials, prevention and cancer control. Moffitt is the No. 6 cancer hospital in the nation and has been listed in U.S. News & World Report as one of the “Best Hospitals” for cancer care since 1999. Moffitt devotes more than 2.5 million square feet to research and patient care. Moffitt’s expert nursing staff is recognized by the American Nurses Credentialing Center with Magnet® status, its highest distinction. With more than 5,200 team members, Moffitt has an economic impact in the state of $2.1 billion. For more information, call 1-888-MOFFITT (1-888-663-3488), visit MOFFITT.org, and follow the momentum on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.