Left to right: Carolina Simone, Lisandra “Liz” Suarez and Vincent “Vinny” Mirandi
A Message from Kathleen Plinske, President, Osceola and Lake Nona Campuses
Welcome Carolina Simone, coordinator, employment and onboarding, at the Osceola and Lake Nona campuses, who joined our team on Monday, March 23, 2015.
Carolina is responsible for consulting with hiring managers and coordinating staffing activities for the College, including advertising, recruitment, selection, hiring and related training as coordinator of employment and onboarding. She also collaborates with campuses, divisions and other partners to develop and execute specific onboarding programs while serving as the primary point of contact for job applicants.
Carolina will seek to establish relationships and effective communication with new hires and hiring managers, ensure on-boarding and recruitment processes are completed accurately and efficiently according to the position and collaborate with Organizational Development and Human Resources leadership to develop, implement and evaluate related programs.
Prior to her position with Valencia, Carolina was a recruiter with human resources at Universal Orlando Resort where she managed multiple client groups, partnered with hiring managers and ensured all areas were fully staffed for peak seasons. She has two years of human resources experience, specifically in staffing.
Carolina obtained her bachelor’s degree from the University of Central Florida in health services administration and double minored in criminal justice and health sciences.
“I am very excited to be part of the employment and onboarding team with Valencia College. I feel blessed to work with such an amazing institution, and I look forward to bringing my prior human resources experience and knowledge to the faculty and staff of the Osceola Campus,” Carolina said.