About Us

Mission Statement

The SWPRA members of Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Nevada, New Mexico and Utah are committed to providing assistance to peers sharing similar recruiting, retention and related challenges. The goal of the association is to create a close network of recruiters, promote professional development, and provide resources and education about recruitment and retention.

Officers and Committees

  • President Kara Balliet, Sr. Consultant
    Banner Health
  • Vice-President and Education Chair Christine Ricks, Sr. Consultant
    Banner Health
  • Secretary and Marketing Committee Chair Colin Harris, Sr. Physician Recruiter
    Dignity Health Medical Foundation
  • Treasurer and Membership Committee Chair Shonn Scranton, Sr. Consultant
    Banner Health
  • Past-President Katherine Harris, Physician/Scientist Recruiter
    Mayo Clinic - AZ