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Deb Gorman Biography

V.P. for Human Resources/Chief Human Resources Officer

Deb Gorman oversees Fox Valley Technical College’s Human Resource functions. Human resources encompasses payroll, compensation, benefits, employee relations, labor relations, and organizational and staff development. 

Gorman joined Fox Valley Technical College in 1999. Before being named Interim Vice President of Human Resources in 2015, Gorman held various positions at the college including Director of Employee Relations and Staff Development, Associate Director of Human Resources, Manager of Human Resources, and Training and Development faculty. Previous to joining the college, Gorman served as an operations vice president at Wisconsin Tissue. Prior to that role, she held various management positions in manufacturing at the company. Throughout her career at the college, Gorman has also been an adjunct instructor of customized training in Business and Industry, and for courses in Human Resources, Management Development and Psychology.
Gorman received her bachelor’s degree in Psychology and Education from Wartburg College, Waverly, Iowa. She earned her master’s degree in Management of Organizational Behavior from Silver Lake College, Manitowoc, Wisconsin.