Chair, People Strategy
Jamie Schmitgen is the Chair of People Service at Mayo Clinic. Mayo Clinic is recognized as a leader in healthcare, a not for profit committed to clinical practice, education and research, providing expert, whole-person care to everyone who needs healing. Mayo’s world-class experts work together to provide comprehensive care and a seamless experience for patients with even the most complex conditions.
Jamie leads the shared services functions for HR which includes: allied health, executive and physician/scientist recruitment; recruitment strategies; HR Connect (service center); workforce planning/analytics; credentialing; and payroll. He joined Mayo Clinic in January 2000 as a Senior Service Partner in Rochester providing HR expertise to departments in medicine and medical specialties, and surgery and surgical specialties. Since coming to Mayo in 2000, Jamie has held management positions as a Radiology Director in the practice, Director of Human Resources, and HR Division Chair in Arizona.
Prior to working at Mayo Clinic, Jamie held HR leadership and staff roles within the City of Phoenix. In total, Jamie has over 20 years of human resources experience. He holds a bachelor’s in Economics from Minnesota State University, Mankato and a master’s degree in Public Administration from Arizona State University.