Kathy Fluharty began her career with Sprint with a tenure of 24 years serving in various positions including the field of Public Affairs. Kathy has been a member of the Highlands County Sheriff's Office since October 1998 and began her service in Professional Standards, transferring to Human Resources in 1999 and served as Director in 2001 and was promoted to Human Resource Administrator 2007. Kathy is currently a member of the Society for Human Resources Management.
Our Human Resources Division staff consists of three members. Our office is responsible for the processing of all applications as well as the servicing of all current members with regard to benefits and any status change activity. This Division is also responsible for all Florida Department of Law Enforcement requirements for every new hired sworn member. The Human Resources Division is also responsible for the enrollment into both the Law Enforcement and Corrections academies for deputy trainees.