Shaniqua “Shay” Smith has recently been named director of human resources at Miami Jewish Health Systems. Before, she was senior manager of employment and benefits services at the company. She received her bachelor of science in business administration and management at Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University, and her MBA and Ph.D at the University of Phoenix.
Crystal Lyerla has been named to the new position of population care manager at Holy Cross Physicians Partners in Fort Lauderdale. She will be responsible for 6,000 patients, coordinating care and tracking metrics on clinical performance and outcomes. Lyerla, a registered nurse, was previously a health coach with Health Dialog.
Ellen R. Oakes has been promoted to director of marketing, communications and public relations at Miami Jewish Health Systems. She will be responsible of the development and implementation of all marketing strategies, marketing communications and PR activities. Oakes served as senior marketing manager since 2012.
Churé Gladwell has been named as director of development major gifts and planned giving at Miami Jewish Health Systems Foundation. She will be responsible overseeing all gifts and donations to the foundation. Gladwell has more than 25 years of experience in fundraising and philanthropy.