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Christopher J. Cowan, M.Ed, FABC

Senior Vice President, Human Resources

Christopher J.  Cowan, M. Ed, FABC, is senior vice president, Human Resources at ChristianaCare.  In this role, Chris reports directly to the Chief People Officer, Neil Jasani, M.D., MBA, FACEP and is responsible for the strategic planning, design and execution of Human Resource services that support ChristianaCare’s strategic aims and the ChristianaCare Way.

Chris has successfully led the transformation of Human Resources by implementing a multi-tiered shared services delivery model recognized as a best practice by the Advisory Board Company.

Chris has been with ChristianaCare since 2000. Previously he served as vice president of HR Operations, corporate director of HR Shared Services, and director of HR Service Delivery.

Chris holds a B.S. in Marketing and M.Ed. in Instructional Systems Design from Pennsylvania State University.  He is a Fellow of the Advisory Board Company and graduated from the Academy GE Fellowship Program of the Health Management Academy where he completed the Academy’s Administrative program.  Chris is a member of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), and the American Society for Healthcare Human Resources Administration (ASHHRA).