Strategic and innovative Human Resources executive that translates business vision to HR initiatives. She has over 15 years of Human Resources experience working in many industries. For the past 3 years L.B. was responsible for the administration of all HR functions for a midsize steel company. Prior to working at the steel company, she was the Human Resources Manager for a mid-size publishing company. Once the publishing company was sold the HR role transitioned to acquisition assistance, working directly with the Department of Unemployment to help 80 employees with their next career. Just prior to working for the publishing company she was the HR director for a “Best of Boston'” caterer. It was in this job that she defined the HR role by taking the payroll function in house. For over 8 years in the catering company she processed the weekly and monthly payroll. She was instrumental with her assistance in the startup of an onsite cafe for an Ivy league college in Boston. She has a Bachelors in Business Administration from Bridgewater State University and a Masters in Business Administration from Anna Maria College.