M.B.A in Human Resources Management, Saint Leo University, Florida, 2012
B.S. in Business Administration, University of South Florida, Florida, 2009
Lorraine Pierre-Louis joined Florida Polytechnic University in August 2018 as a human resources coordinator/recruiter. She specializes in the employment of all students and staff in the finance and administration division and the Florida Industrial and Phosphate Research Institute (FIPR). Pierre-Louis enjoys working with hiring managers and new employees throughout the recruiting and hiring process to help them move smoothly through each phase and be ready to start successfully.
Before joining Florida Poly, Pierre-Louis worked as a human resource analyst for the Polk County School Board from 2016-to 2018 where she assisted with recruiting, conducted job classification and salary reviews, prepared data for audits, and worked closely with payroll. Pierre-Louis was employed with Publix Super Markets, Inc.-Corporate Offices from 2006-16 in purchasing and accounts payable.
Human resources has been Pierre-Louis’ career goal for many years. She believes that HR is a very critical and influential department.
“With the right HR team and solid HR policies and procedures, the employees and the organization will thrive,” she said.
Pierre-Louis continues to further her education in HR by pursuing a doctorate in business administration, specialization in human resources management, with an expected graduation date of May 2022.