Heather C. Hackworth, SHRM-CP, PHR-CA
Director, Human Resources
Heather C. Hackworth is the Human Resources Director at GeneDx. Heather is a self-taught Human Resources executive with over 25 years of comprehensive human resources experience. She presently holds a PHR (Professional in Human Resources) certification and hold a SHRM CP (Certified Professional) designation. She graduated with a BS degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance and a minor in Economics from Frostburg State University. Although she began her career in Finance, she soon found a passion for work in Human Resources at a data entry company. Later she became a Human Resources Manager in a hospitality environment at a prestigious country club, and was the Human Resources Director for an international audiovisual rental and staging company. She is a highly effective change agent with a history of building HR functions from the ground up. Heather is regularly recognized for her HR knowledge, “can do” attitude and overall detail of work. In 2017, Heather additionally became a Human Resources Business Partner to remote BioReference Labs in Clarksburg, MD, Melbourne, FL, Houston, TX, Campbell, CA, and Burbank, CA and the HR liaison for MyGeneTeamCanada.