by Jay Wintermeyer
SPOKANE, Wash., December 07, 2015 - Upper Columbia Conference is pleased to welcome Stephanie Bailey as the new human resources director for the Adventist church in the Inland Northwest.
Stephanie brings a broad range of human resource experience that includes work at Loma Linda University Health, Walla Walla University and the legal and banking sectors. Since 2013, she has been working as the UCC human resource specialist, helping to serve the church’s more than 1,600 employees.
Stephanie is a graduate of Walla Walla University and hails from Sandpoint, Idaho, with extensive family roots here in the Inland Northwest.
When asked about her new role, Stephanie said, “I look forward to working with the individuals in our churches and schools to equip them with what they need to help our employees and their ministries thrive.”
She is passionate about serving people and enjoys nature and horseback riding. Recently, Stephanie discovered a love for home DIY projects that involve furniture reclamation.
Paul Hoover, UCC president said, “I am excited to welcome Stephanie to our team in this new capacity. I look forward to seeing her unique talents and passion bless and grow the gospel work here in Upper Columbia Conference.”