Department of Human Resources

Human Resources staff photoThe Human Resources Department serves nearly one thousand employees who provide a variety of services to school districts and individual students in the region. 

  The Human Resources Department administers all personnel policies and procedures for SWBOCES employees. These include: recruiting, interviewing, and hiring new staff; orienting and supporting new employees; administering benefits; maintaining attendance and personnel records; assisting in contract negotiations; and planning and coordinating agency-wide special events and staff development activities.

We are seeking employees at every level who will join us in our mission to provide regional leadership and cost effective, high quality services. SWBOCES is committed to ensuring that all staff are selected and supported in an environment that nurtures their professional growth and advances our mission. We recognize that the people who work for SWBOCES are its most important resource.

View our HR Roadmap for answers to your frequently asked HR questions.


The Human Resources Team

To contact Human Resources please call: 914-937-3820

Director of Human Resources
Suzanne Doherty

Secretary to the Director of Human Resources
Valerie Mingione

Personnel Assistant
Doris Quinn

Personnel Clerk
Virginia Americo

Benefits Coordinator
Jodi Riverso

Benefits Representative
Alison Strauzer

Regional Certification Officer
Cynthia Bambace

Human Resources Clerk
Judy Bullitt

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