Human Resources Director - Barbara Cherner

Doug Berry, Ph.D.

Barbara Cherner has served the Maricopa County Community College District in Human Resources since 2002.  She currently serves as the Human Resources Director at Phoenix  College, a position she has held since 2017. 

Human Resources at Phoenix College is dedicated to promoting a dynamic team of knowledgeable professionals who impact and inspire positive and equitable human relations throughout the organization. As a department, HR ensures the tradition of excellence in teaching and learning at Phoenix College by facilitating recruitment, employment, development, compensation, and retention of a talented and diverse workforce.

Prior to her role at Phoenix College, Barbara worked at South Mountain Community College and the Maricopa District Support Services Center in various Human Resources jobs. Barbara has served in higher education since 1990.

Barbara received her Bachelor's degree in Marketing from Arizona State University.