Midland Care Hires Lamar Leon
Midland Care Connection, Inc. is pleased to announce the hiring of the new Director of Human Resources, Lamar Leon.
Lamar Leon is the Director of Human Resources for the Midland Care Connection, Inc. (MCCI). In this role, he leads a growing HR team in reinforcing strong company culture, participating in ongoing quality improvement and development programs, and providing advice and counsel to all employees on rights and responsibilities that promote maximum effectiveness in the MCCI workforce.
“We are pleased to welcome Lamar as our new Director of Human Resources, who brings a wealth of experience and expertise to our organization, ensuring the continued growth and success of our valued workforce,” said Shawn Sullivan, President and CEO of Midland Care.
Lamar has over seven years of experience in Human Resources. He enjoys implementing reward and talent management strategies that support achieving company goals and objectives. He most recently served as Director of Human Resources for the Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) and Hospital Employee Relations Manager for the Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services (KDADS). Additional experience includes serving as Finance Director-Elect for the Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM) Topeka and on the TopCity Intern Company Committee.
A native of Tallahassee, Florida, Lamar holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Human Resource Management and Finance from Baker University, a Bachelor of Science in Justice Studies from Fort Hays State University and is currently working on multiple certifications. He enjoys bike riding, sports, and grilling when not working. Lamar lives in Topeka, KS, and has one daughter, Summer, and one dog, Kamen.