Leadership Consultant, Positive Management Leadership, Inc.
John Caverno is a Leadership Consultant for Positive Management Leadership.
Prior to joining PML, John was Vice President of global human resources for Pittsburgh Corning Corporation. While at Pittsburgh Corning, John held a variety of human resources responsibilities in the United States, China and Europe including HR strategy, consolidation and standardization of HR policies, affirmative-action planning, plant safety, staffing programs as well as mentoring programs. John also successfully provided HR support for a Greenfield Plant start up in Yantai China. He also led the employee and community relations activities related to the Pittsburgh Corning’s emergence from Chapter 11 Bankruptcy.
Previously, John served 6 years as Senior Vice President of Human Resources for Excela Health, a three hospital health system outside of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. In his role, he supported major human resources strategies and led the organization’s Patient Safety and Continuous Improvement (LEAN) activities.
Before his role at Excela Health, John held progressively more responsible positions within the human resources function, recruitment, labor and employee relations, and employee development functions for
Kennametal Inc., Invensys Metering Systems, SGL Carbon, and USAirways. John has two children and lives on Hilton Head Island with his wife, Connie.