Maurice K. Barrett took on the role of Director of Human Resources, People & Culture at Greenwich House in September 2023. He brings nearly two decades of comprehensive HR expertise to the organization, with a career spanning Manager to Director, VP, and C-suite executive roles.
In his extensive career, Maurice has developed expertise in various HR specialties, including employee relations, domestic labor law compliance, union-specific negotiations, strategic career mapping, HRIS implementation, championing diversity, equity, accessibility, and inclusion (DEAI) initiatives, recruiting, onboarding, and strategic planning and implementation.
At Greenwich House, Maurice oversees a growing team of staff members and is responsible for administering HR programs, including compensation, benefits, onboarding, employee relations, performance management, and HR compliance. He also delves into understanding the opportunities and challenges facing the organization, advising the leadership team and Board of Directors, and strategically advancing DEI efforts.
Maurice holds a Master of Science (MS) in Human Resources Management and Development from New York University, in addition to a Bachelor of Science (BS) degree in International Business Management from Berkeley College.