Tracey Porter, EMHR, M.ED

Director, Human Resources

Tracey Porter Biography and Information

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Tracey Porter, EMHR, M.ED, serves as the Director of Human Resources for Baptist Medical Center Jacksonville and Wolfson Children’s Hospital. In this role, he has HR leadership responsibilities and oversees more than 5000 employees.

Porter has over 20 years of diversified HR experience. Prior to joining the hospital in 2020, he held numerous global HR roles with the General Electric Company, Tyco International and the Kraton Corporation. His previous roles focused on leadership development, HR strategy, change management, talent acquisition and organizational design.

Porter served as an adjunct professor at the University of Mary Washington, Vice Chairman of the Board for the United Negro College Fund (UNCF) - Jacksonville, and Board Chairman for the Omega Hope Foundation.

He has a B.S. in Business Administration from the University of Mary Washington, a master’s degree in Counseling Psychology and Education Administration from James Madison University, and a master’s degree in Human Resources Leadership from Rutgers University.