Michael Walters

SVP, Human Resources

Genoa Healthcare

Michael Walters joined Genoa Healthcare in 2015 as Senior Vice President, Human Resources.  Genoa is the leading pharmacy and telepsychiatry provider serving the behavioral health and addiction treatment community for over 15 years. Their pharmacy and telepsychiatry services impact more than 500,000 individuals annually in 44 states with over 345 pharmacies filling over 10 million prescriptions annually.  Genoa is the sixth largest pharmacy chain in the United States with annual revenue above $1.1 billion.


Michael previously led Human Resources for Verathon Medical, a medical ultrasound and video laryngoscope device manufacturer headquartered in Bothell, WA.  In this capacity, he held responsibility for all HR functions for their global work force located in North America, Europe, Asia, Middle East, and Latin America.  Previously, Michael provided HR leadership in various capacities for Microsoft supporting their Xbox and Windows Phone divisions as well as the Nielsen Company leading their Entertainment subsidiary in Hollywood, CA. 
In addition to his professional responsibilities, Michael is also currently an instructor with the University of Washington where he teaches “The HR Business Partner” through their school of business management.   Michael holds a Bachelor in psychology from UCLA and a Master’s in Business Administration from Loyola Marymount University.