Herb Vallier

Herbert J. (Herb) Vallier has more than 25 years of experience in human resources leadership, including as the former Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer for Dignity Health, a non-profit health system serving California, Arizona and Nevada.

Herb’s professional experience has also focused on fostering diversity and inclusion. He partnered with the Workplace Diversity Network in a project focused on building organizational inclusion and developing a diversity inclusion model.

  • Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer, Dignity Health
  • Senior Vice President, Human Resources, Catholic Health Initiatives
  • Executive Vice President, Human Resources, Revlon, Inc.
  • Director of Strategic Staffing, Office of the President and Provost, Harvard University
  • Vice President, Human Resources, Central Massachusetts Healthcare
  • Director, Human Resources, Health America Corporation
  • Employee Relations Analyst, Shell Oil Company
  • University of Maryland, College Park, B.S.
  • Harvard University Law School, Program on Negotiation
Awards and Distinctions
  • Former Member, Ascension Health Board of Trustees

-       Vice Chairman, Ascension Health Board of Trustees                             

-       Chair Executive Compensation Committee

-       Chair, Pension Committee

  • Former Member, Catholic Health Association Diversity and Health Disparities Committee
  • Former Member, Catholic Healthcare Audit Network Associate Services Committee
  • Former Member, Catholic Health Initiatives Board of Stewardship Trustees

-       Executive Compensation Committee

-       Strategic Planning Committee

  • Former co-chair, Harvard University Association of Black Faculty and Administrators
  • Served in U.S. Air Force Chaplain Service and Social Actions Division where he was awarded the Meritorious Service Medal for outstanding service