Join us at Monte Alban’s for our May Business Lunch Series, with our guest speaker, Fernan Cepero! Topic: “Helping people connect and thrive strengthening inclusion engaging Hispanics/Latinos in our YMCA.”
Fernán Ricardo Cepero is Chief Human Resources Officer for the YMCA of Greater Rochester. Fernán has also served an Employee Development Manager for The Perrier Group of America where his responsibilities include recruiting, employee development and ensuring effective succession planning. Prior to assuming this position he served as Human Resource and Employee Development Manager for The Document Company Xerox. He was responsible for the creation and implementation of a People Development Strategy, where in, he developed and maintained a pool of management talent to meet the companies long-term needs.
Fernán is a thought leader in the area of human resources, empowerment and organizational development and is the author of a chapter in Linkage, Inc.’s “Best Practices in Organization & Human Resources Development Handbook (Linkage Press: 2000).” The chapter, Building a Better Document Company: The Road to Empowerment at Xerox, provides a high-level, detailed look on Xerox’s Empowered Work Groups Initiative. Based on Fernan’s work, Xerox Corporation was recognized by Linkage, Inc. with a Best Practice Award for its “Empowered Work Groups Change Initiative.” Linkage’s best practice award recognizes best-in-class organizations that have designed and championed exceptional organizational and human resources development initiatives.
Mr. Cepero is also on the faculty at Medaille College, Roberts Wesleyan College, Monroe Community College and the University of Phoenix. Fernán is Past President of the Genesee Valley Chapter of the Society for Human Resource Management and is Immediate Past Director of the New York State SHRM. He is also an active member of the Senior Human Resource Executive Forum of the Rochester Business Alliance.
$10 per person
Date(s) - 05/17/2016
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Monte Alban Mexican Grill - Irondequoit
845 East Ridge Rd
Rochester, New York 14621