Senior Leadership Bio

  • Jonathan A. Small, MBA, SPHR

    Vice President of Human Resources

    Jonathan A. Small, MBA, SPHR, became vice president of human resources at Memorial Health in 2014. He is a nationally certified senior professional in human resources management. Small leads our talent acquisition, organizational development, benefits administration, employee health, and human resources information system initiatives.

    Small is an accomplished transformational leader with more than 25 years of academic healthcare and higher education human resources experience. He has led initiatives that have successfully improved employee satisfaction, organizational development, retention, throughput, and staff engagement.

    Small came to Savannah from Community Regional Medical Center in Fresno, California. He served as the vice president of human resources at University Hospital and associate administrator at Fresno Heart Surgical Hospital. Prior to that, Small was the manager of human resources at Greenville Hospital System in Greenville, South Carolina, and vice president of human resources at the University of Cincinnati Hospital.

    Small earned his bachelor’s degree in human resources management at the Towson University in Towson, Maryland. He holds a Master of Business Administration degree from Indiana Wesleyan University in Marion Indiana.