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Grant Underwood, Founder

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Grant Underwood is Founder of Charter Oak Healthcare. In this role, he helps healthcare facilities and networks sustain their clinical workforces. Grant has a deep background in recruitment, having worked nationally and regionally for healthcare facilities, school systems, nonprofit organizations, and Fortune 500s. Grant brings direct experience in Talent Acquisition, sourcing, outreach, executive search, market mapping, competency-based assessment, and strategic planning. Most recently, Grant served as the Manager for Human Resources Recruiting at Wayfair; prior to that he served as the Director of School Leader Recruitment at Achievement First. He has also held roles with Griffin Hospital (Derby, CT), Teach For America, and The Episcopal Church. Before shifting into recruitment, Grant worked in Baltimore as an English Teacher and Washington, D.C. as an Instructional Coach. He holds an undergraduate degree from The Ohio State University, a M.A. in Teaching from Johns Hopkins University, and M.Div. from Yale University. He holds a Professional in Human Resources (PHR) credential from the Human Resources Certification Institute (HRCI) as well as a CPE Qualification in Hospital Chaplaincy. 

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