Denise Hoover

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Phone:  503-346-0375

Current Appointment
Adjunct Faculty, Division of Management


MBA, Atkinson Graduate School of Management, Willamette University, 2004
BS, English, The Colorado College, 2001

Professional Certifications

  • Senior Professional in Human Resources, awarded 2006
  • Project Managament Professional, awarded 2009
  • Compensation Management Specialist, awarded 2009
  • Certified in Healthcare Human Resources, awarded 2013


Denise Hoover is a Service Line Director for Salem Health, a not-for-profit regional health system in the mid-Willamette Valley. She leads Salem Health's Rehabilitation, Orthopedics, and Neuroscience service lines. Prior to her current role, she served as a manager and director in Human Resrouces as well as project consultant roles.

Denise earned a B.A. in English from The Colorado College, and an M.B.A. from the Atkinson Graduate School of Management, Willamette University. She hold certifications both in HR and Project Management.