CHRISTUS St. Vincent Vice President of Human Resources, Sandra Dominguez, oversees human resources functions for a complex healthcare organization that employs more than 2,300 associates -- including unionized and non-unionized associates.

Over the last six years, Sandra has been the lead negotiator representing CHRISTUS St. Vincent in collective bargaining for three separate bargaining agreements representing various roles within the organization. Together with her team, Sandra has successfully accomplished full contract negotiations in a collaborative and respectful manner that has aligned with the hospital’s goal to create trust and higher engagement with its workforce.

Some of Sandra’s proudest moments in her career have been helping CHRISTUS St. Vincent achieve high associate engagement scores on its annual engagement surveys; having CHRISTUS St. Vincent named as one of New Mexico’s “Best Places to Work” by hospital associates via Albuquerque Business First; and having CHRISTUS St. Vincent named a 5-Star Hospital by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.

Sandra has worked in Human Resources for more than 30 years with a focus on employee and labor relations. She attended the College of Santa Fe and the University of Colorado.

She began her career with CHRISTUS St. Vincent in January of 2000.