Goodwill Fort Worth Names Director of Human Resources

FORT WORTH, TEXAS (July 11, 2019) – Goodwill Industries of Fort Worth, Inc. announced today that Kim Perkins has been promoted to Director of Human Resources.

In her new role, Perkins will be responsible for managing activities regarding the overall administration, coordination and evaluation of human resources programs with an emphasis on employee relations, recruitment and compensation planning.

“Since joining Goodwill Fort Worth, Kim has strived to develop and maintain a culture that emphasizes empowerment, quality and continuous improvement,said Elizabeth Butler, Vice President of Human Resources for Goodwill Industries of Fort Worth. “Her expertise in the development of staff makes her an excellent fit for her new position.”

Perkins joined Goodwill Industries of Fort Worth in October 2018 as Manager of Human Resources. She previously served as Assistant Vice President of Human Resources for National Community Renaissance in Rancho Cucamonga, Calif. and as Human Resources Manager for California Scents in Irvine, Calif. prior to her move to north Texas. A native of Illinois, Perkins earned a Bachelor of Arts in Communications from Northern Illinois University in 1994. She also holds a certificate in Human Resources from California State University – Fullerton and Professional in HR (PHR) certification from the HR Certification Institute. Perkins is a member of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) and Fort Worth HR.

 About Goodwill Industries of Fort Worth, Inc.

Goodwill is more than a thrift store. The largest employer of people with disabilities in the world, Goodwill believes that work has the power to transform lives by building self-confidence, independence, creativity, trust and friendships. Everyone deserves this chance.

Goodwill Fort Worth’s 25 retail locations provide revenue through the sale of donated goods to support Goodwill’s mission – job training and career services for people with disabilities, such as physical or mental disabilities and other barriers to employment including lack of education or work experience and homelessness. For more information on Goodwill Industries of Fort Worth, please visit www.goodwillfortworth.org.

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