Director of Human Resources
Amy Scurlock, Director of Human Resources, has been with Vista Maria since March 2001. Amy spent her first ten years at Vista Maria in Myriam House in many roles, including Unit Manager. In 2011, Amy moved to the Quality Department as the Client Rights Officer, where she worked collectively with all departments on campus, conducting investigations, monitoring compliance with licensing and contract audits, and preparing all risk management information. In September 2013, Amy created and rolled out the agency’s Blue Dot bully prevention program and organized a bully prevention support team comprised of clients and staff. In 2017, she led the agency through its first federal audit without any corrective action required. For the past five years, Amy has worked hard, as a part of Human Resources and Training, to revamp the onboarding experience to increase employee support and engagement. Through her roles in Client Rights and Employee Relations, Amy became a great advocate for staff and clients, and in 2017, she received Vista Maria’s Shepherd of the Year award. Amy holds a Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice from Gannon University in Pennsylvania and a certification in Human Resource Management. This September, she will complete her Master’s in Management with a Human Resources concentration at Walsh College. Amy is a certified trainer in LGBTQ education, CPI Physical Crisis Intervention, Risking Connections, Trauma Informed Care, and Strength-Based Supervision.