Byron Kirton was appointed Senior Vice President of Human Resources for Avalon Health Care, Inc. in February of 2017. Mr. Kirton served formerly as the Vice President of HR, Director of HR, Employee Development and Talent Acquisition for Avalon. Prior to that he created Avalon’s centralized recruitment system, which has saved as much as 3.5 million dollars year over year in labor and advertising. Prior to joining Avalon Mr. Kirton operated an art marketing firm and managed the business in all aspects outside of creating the art. This has given him the ability to relate to all aspects of business and take a balanced approach.
Mr. Kirton earned a Bachelor in Business Management and a Master of Science in Management Degree, with a key focus on organizational behavior, from the University of Utah David Eccles School of Business.