Home / People / Esther Porter Esther Porter Interim Associate Vice President of Human Resources Esther Porter has joined the Office of Human Resources as a human resources generalist. Previously, Porter was employed as the clinical administrative coordinator for the Gardner-Webb Physician Assistant Studies Program, a position she’s held since 2016. She obtained her Associate Professional in Human Resources (aPHR) certification in August 2019 and graduated from GWU in December 2020 with a Master of Business Administration degree. She has a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Accounting and Management from Mount Vernon Nazarene University in Ohio. She enjoys spending time with family and friends. She also enjoys kayaking, going flying with her husband, and working on their vintage Airstream camper.