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Brianna Johnson

Manager of Communications & HR

317.692.5222 ext 281 (p)
317.295.5314 (f)

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Suburban Focus

As SHO’s Manager of Communications & HR, Brianna manages a comprehensive HR program including benefits administration, recruitment, and employee retention. Brianna is also responsible for coordination of internal and external communications activities including the creation of content for SHO’s public website, newsletters, and intranet as well as management of media relations.

Brianna manages SHO’s Marketing Council affinity group, bringing together the leaders in marketing across the SHO hospitals for best practice sharing and group projects. She also leads SHO’s Foundation Directors Council, and HR Council in their best practice sharing and shared strategy initiatives. Brianna also oversees SHO’s brand management, project management, corporate reporting and meeting planning processes. In addition to these responsibilities, Brianna serves as the coordinator of SHO’s Communications Council, HIPAA Privacy Officer, and is a member of the Physician Recruitment and Technology Councils.


Master of Business Administration, Penn State, 2012
Bachelor of Arts in Communication with an emphasis in Public Relations, Purdue University, 2003


Professional in Human Resources (PHR), HR Certification Institute, 2016
Certified Social Media Marketer, Hootsuite Media, 2016
Certified Mentor, Mentoring Womens Network, 2014

Professional Experience

2007-present Suburban Health Organization
Manager of Communications & HR (2014- present)
Communications Consultant (2013- 2014)
Communications Coordinator (2009-2013)
Administrative Assistant (2007-2009)
2006-2007 Starr Services, LLC
Expansion Coordinator
2004-2006 Professional Association for Customer Engagement (PACE)
Manager, Member Communications


Member, Executive Women in Healthcare
Member, Mentoring Women’s Network
Member, Penn State Alumni Association
Member, Purdue Alumni Association