Our Human Resources Director, Christina N. Riedel, has over 23 years of Human Resources leadership and operations experience. She joined us here at Sun Life Health in August of 2021. She comes to us from Lucid Motors where, for the last two years, she led their HR and Labor Relations efforts. Before Lucid Motors, Christina held the role of Senior General Manager at Vantec Hitachi Transport System (USA), Inc. for their Canton, MS location. Christina has held numerous HR Management roles for various organizations including areas in manufacturing, logistics, healthcare and education.
Christina has her Master’s in Business Administration from University of Phoenix (2009), Bachelors in Management from University of Phoenix (2005) and is currently pursuing her Doctorates in Management (2024). Christina also serves as a Board member of the Pinal County Workforce Development Board.
Christina earned through her third Dan in Uechi Ryu Karate and owned her own school for many years. In 2012, Christina was named as a top 50 Business Women Leaders of the State of Mississippi by the MS Economic Council.
Christina is a huge military supporter as well as serving a short stint in the Air National Guard. She received the National Military Spouse of the year by the National Guard Non-Commissioned Officers association in 2005.
In her spare time, she enjoys reading, cooking new dishes and is a huge movie buff. She lives at home with her husband, John and their three dogs, Mia, Gunny and Ellie. Christina also has five wonderful children, Mariah, Nick, Brooke, Zak and Wyatt, and three grandchildren.