Kim Mc Gowan

Kim Mc Gowan

Work experience

Work experience

Jun 2006 - Present

Human Resources Generalist

Keiro Senior Health Care

Identify and provide training and development for healthcare, resource development, managerial and senior administrative staff. Coordinate and conduct employee orientation and other training programs including AB1825-Sexual Harassment, Performance Evaluations, Diversity and other topics including the creation of topic instruction manuals, hyperlinks and provided the initial and on-going training in support of new initiatives and/or changed processes. Create classified ads; develop liaison relationships with trade schools to recruit applicants in filling vacant positions. Advise management in appropriate resolution of employee relation issues. Respond to inquiries regarding policies, procedures and programs. Maintain knowledge of legal requirements and government reporting regulations affecting human resources functions and ensure policies, procedures and reporting are in compliance. Report writing using Crystal, and maintain ABRA HRIS database.Coordinate annual employee performance evaluation process including the creation of instruction manuals with hyperlinks and initial and ongoing training.

May 2005 - May 2006

Corporate Resources Specialist

Peripheral Support Inc.,

Reported to the CEO and gave advice related to legal state and federal employment requirements and government reporting regulations affecting human resources functions and ensured policies, procedures and reporting were in compliance. 

Coordinated annual employee performance evaluation process and assured compliance with AB1825; sexual harassment training.



B.A., College of Humanities & the Arts

San Jose State University

San José State University provides one of this nations's highest quality, accessible, affordable, and technically leading-edge, educational programs in Art and Design. With nearly one hundred faculty and staff members, and attended by over 1900 students, the School of Art and Design offers comprehensive programs of study in the fields of Animation/Illustration, Digital Media Art, Industrial, Interior, and Graphic Design, Photography, Spatial and Pictorial arts, as well as Art Education and Art History. All program paths lead to professional degrees at the BA, BS, BFA, MA,and MFA levels.

Work by our students and recent graduates recently won awards from the National Housewares Competition, and from film and animation festivals internationally. Our student's work has been included in the Whitney Biennial and other fine arts invitationals.

Located in downtown San José, the nation's tenth largest city and the heart of Silicon Valley, one of the nation's leading centers for technology and innovation, SJSU provides internship and employment opportunities for graduates with many of the nation's leading entertainment and artistic technology companies.

-San Jose State University

Aug 2010 - Present

M.A., Psychology

The Chicago School of Professional Psychology

The program was designed to give an understanding of leadership from a psychological and behavioral prospective, giving the opportunity to learn how to lead through emotional intelligence, create leadership assessments and to examine specific techniques that are expected of effective 21st century organizations in an accelerated, online blended format.  The program teaches how to develop methods in increasing productivity, achieving results and employee satisfaction; all key factors contributing to a successful organization at an institution that emphasizes and structures foundational coursework in multiculturalism and diversity.

-The Chicago School of Professional Psychology



Crystal Reports

Report writing system used for analyzing turnover, demographic and EEO reports as well as reports for other data.


Employee database management system.


Microsoft Office Suite



Certificate in Human Resources

California State University, Dominguez Hills