Heather Bumgarner

Heather Bumgarner has over 20 years of experience in management of human resources, with responsibility for employee relations, recruiting, compliance, compensation, performance management, benefits, organizational development, and training.  Heather has a thorough knowledge of the unique human resources approach required for a wide variety of organizations–manufacturing, restaurant/hospitality, service-based organizations, as well as corporate environments.


Previous Experience:

  • Human Resources Supervisor with United States Gypsum, serving at a manufacturing and mining location,
  • Director of Human Resources with Krispy Kreme Doughnuts for almost ten years, and oversaw recruiting, employee relations, labor relations, benefits and compensation.


Heather enjoys partnering with a wide variety of organizations to effectively develop and support their human resource functions through customized solutions and senior-level counsel.  Her clients benefit from this partnership approach, as well as a focus on maximizing human resource capabilities to ultimately drive business success.


Community Involvement:

  • Centenary United Methodist Church
  • Whitaker Elementary School
  • Sustaining Member of the Junior League of Winston-Salem
  • Wiley Middle School
  • SciWorks
  • Friend of Brenner Children’s Hospital