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Michael McGandy, SHRM-CP Talent Acquisition Partner
Where do you call home? Grand Rapids, MI
What is your favorite part about working at Northwestern? What is your favorite part of your job?
My favorite part about working at Northwestern is our team and being able to work with such an amazing group of people! I also love being able to assist others within their career journey, whether that’s bringing new talent to Northwestern's community or helping current employees grow within their career here.
What do you enjoy doing outside of work?
I enjoy being active outside of work. If that’s playing a round of golf or a pick-up game of basketball at a rec center.