Baptist Health Care Names Heather Murray Executive Director of Human Resources


Baptist Health Care has named Heather Murray, MSA, SHRM-SCP, executive director of human resources. In her new role, Murray is responsible for talent acquisition, team member health, team member relations and engagement, compensation, payroll, benefits and other information management for the organization’s 4,300 team members.

Murray earned both a bachelor’s and a master’s in health care administration from the University of West Florida in Pensacola. She holds an SHRM-Senior Certified Professional certification from the Society for Human Resource Management.

A former human resources intern at Baptist, Murray joined the organization in 2013 as a human resources assistant. Since then, she has served in a number of different roles with increasing responsibilities within the HR department.

Baptist Health Care is a not-for-profit health care organization based in northwest Florida that is committed to helping people throughout life's journey. The organization is a proud member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network. Baptist continuously strives to be a national leader in quality and service. Baptist Health Care includes three hospitals, four medical parks, Andrews Institute for Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine and a large network of primary care and specialty physicians. Baptist Health Care is one of the largest non-governmental employers in northwest Florida.

Baptist Health Care ● Baptist Hospital ● Gulf Breeze Hospital ● Jay Hospital ● Baptist Medical Parks Airport, Nine Mile, Navarre and Pace ● Andrews Institute ● Baptist Medical Group ● Baptist Heart & Vascular Institute ● Mayo Clinic Care Network