Interim Chief Human Resources Officer
With over 40 years of experience in Human Resources, Greg Souza joined El Camino Health as the Interim Chief Human Resources Officer in June of 2021. Prior to joining El Camino Health, Greg served as the Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer for Stanford Children's Health for 12 years. During that time Greg implemented numerous Human Resources strategic and operational initiatives that strongly supported the rapid growth and expansion of Stanford Children's Health. Greg was instrumental in the introduction of Lean management principles in Human Resources, major revision of the Talent Acquisition program, award winning Leadership Development and succession Planning programs and effective selection processes for Senior Leadership roles. Prior to joining Stanford Children's Health Greg served as the Vice President of Human Resources for Children's Hospital of Oakland where he completed a complete restructuring of the Human Resources function. Greg began his career in the Kaiser Permanente Health Plan and held numerous leadership roles in Human Resources culminating in his tenure as the Director of Human Resources Operations for the California Division comprised of over sixty thousand employees.
Greg holds a Masters of Science Degree in Human Resources and Organization Development from the University of San Francisco, is a SHRM-SCP and is certified as a Senior Professional in Human Resources.