Wake Forest Baptist Names Belk Executive Chief Human Resources Officer
Lilicia Bailey joins Wake Forest Baptist Aug. 29.
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – Aug. 15, 2016 – Wake Forest Baptist
Medical Center has named Lilicia Bailey, M.B.A., vice president
and chief human resources officer, effective Aug. 29.
will join the Wake Forest Baptist from the Charlotte-based department store
company Belk Inc., where she has served as executive vice president and chief people
officer since 2013. In her new position, Bailey will be responsible for human
resources across all Medical Center enterprises.
brings great depth and breadth of experience to this position,” said Chad Eckes, M.B.A., Wake Forest Baptist’s
executive vice president, corporate services, and chief financial officer. “She
is a proven human resources leader in large, multisite, service-oriented
organizations with a track record of successful change management, talent
acquisition, employee engagement and HR effectiveness.”
to working at Belk, Bailey was senior vice president, business services, and chief
people officer at Manheim Auctions, the world's largest wholesale automobile
auction company based on trade volume. Before that she served in a variety of
positions at the home improvement retailer Home Depot Inc., including director
of human resources/customer service operations and director of inclusion and organizational
effectiveness compliance officer.
has been named one of the “50 Most Powerful Women in Corporate America” by
Black Enterprise magazine and among the “Top 100 Most Influential Blacks in
Corporate America” by Savoy Magazine.
holds a B.A. from Spelman College, an M.A. from the Keller Graduate School of
Management and an Executive M.B.A. from Pepperdine University.
Wake Forest Baptist, Bailey will succeed Cheryl E.H. Locke, who is now the
Medical Center’s chief diversity and inclusion officer. 8/15/2016http://www.wakehealth.edu/News-Releases/2016/Wake_Forest_Baptist_Names_Belk_Executive_Chief_Human_Resources_Officer.htm
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