Human Resources Department

The Human Resources Department at Northwest Alabama Mental Health Center works as a team to provide services for over 600 full and part-time staff located at over 45 facilities throughout Marion, Walker, Winston, Fayette, and Lamar counties.  Human Resources assists employees with their day-to-day needs including benefits and leave programs, workers’ compensation matters, policy questions, training and orientation.

Our Team

  • Jenny Elliott  —  Jenny joined the human resources department in 2005 as an HR Specialist and in 2016 assumed the responsibility of HR Director.
  • Marissa Hood  —  In 2013, Marissa joined the HR team as a part time Human Resources Assistant. She assists employees with family and medical leave, health, dental, and retirement enrollment, life insurance, long term disability, and supplemental benefits.
  • Brittney Sturgill — was hired at Northwest  December of 2017 as a consumer specialist in one of our residential group homes. She moved to a secretarial position at Cheatham/Williamson in November of 2018. She has recently joined the HR Department as our newest HR Specialist. She is responsible for the handling and filing of all personnel files, preparing orientation material and assisting with special projects.

Contact Information:

Jenny Elliott 205-302-9037

Marissa Hood 205-302-9004

Brittney Sturgill 205-302-9000 Ext: 9030

HR FAX 205-302-9079