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Wichita Falls, Texas (June 18, 2021) – TFI is pleased to announce Della Kennedy as the new Director of Human Resources.

Kennedy comes to TFI as an experienced human resources manager with a demonstrated history of working in human resources management. She was responsible for the smooth and profitable operation of many different company’s human resources departments for over five years before joining TFI. In her previous roles, she supervised and provided consultation to management on strategic staffing plans, compensation, benefits, employee relations, employee engagement, training and development, budget, and labor relations. Della leads with a passionate energy to make a difference and create change.

Director of Human Resources

As the Director of Human Resources, Kennedy will be responsible for managing all human resource functions including employee recruitment and onboarding, employee relations, employee retention, personnel policies, discipline and counseling, and compliance with all applicable labor laws and regulations.


“Della will be an absolute asset to TFI as our company continues to grow and hire new employees,” said Heather Johanning, TFI Vice president of Human Resources. “We are excited to have her as a part of our team and know she will bring a level of professionalism and passion to this position.”

Kennedy received her Bachelor’s degree from the University of Houston-Downtown.

TFI is a leading child welfare agency providing experience, compassion, quality services and care. We provide various types of services in the community and have more than 50 years of experience in providing child welfare services including foster care services, group home care, case management, independent living, psychiatric residential treatment center, behavioral health, adoption services, visitation services, and aftercare services. TFI has more than 1,000 employees providing services in five states.

On any given day, TFI serves more than 1,500 children in foster, adoption and residential care. TFI is recruiting foster families to provide a loving, caring home to children in foster care. To learn more about how you can make a difference in the life of a child by becoming a foster parent, please call 1-833-7FOSTER.