Lynda Wilkes has served as our Senior Vice President of Human Resources since April 2013. Prior to joining NEP, Ms. Wilkes was the Vice President of Human Resources Services at Education Management Corporation from May 2008. Previously, Ms. Wilkes was a Human Resources Business Partner at Philips Respironics from May 2005. Her career also includes HR leadership roles with SCA Packaging NA, ADVO/Vilassis, Allegheny General Hospital and Dollar Bank, Ms. Wilkes holds a B.A. in Consumer Services from Indiana University of Pennsylvania, and a M.A. in Human Resources/ Industrial Relations from St. Francis College. She is a Past President of the Pittsburgh Human Resources Association and received a Senior Professional in Human Resources certification from the HR Certification Institute and certification as a SHRM-SCP from the Society for Human Resource Management. Ms. Wilkes has over 30 years of experience.