Garden City Park, NY, September 22, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- Sperry Associates Federal Credit Union today announced the appointment of Sandra Baron as Director of Human Resources. Ms. Baron joins Sperry from Country Life LLC, a Kikkoman Group Company, in Hauppauge, New York.
Viewed as a strong leader by colleagues, Baron has 30 years of human resource experience. Her areas of expertise include benefits, compensation, organizational procedures, talent management, training and development, and labor relations. At Country Life, she served as a change agent, revitalizing the firm’s culture during a corporate transition; Baron also restructured global operations, ensured compliance with new FDA regulations and increased retirement plan ROI for both participants and the company.
Baron previously served as Global Human Resources Vice President at E-Z-EM, Inc., now a subsidiary of Milan-based Bracco Imaging, a world leader in diagnostic imaging. There, she led multiple HR departments, implementing programs and policies for corporate headquarters and facilities in the United States, Canada, Japan, Netherlands, Puerto Rico and United Kingdom.
Baron holds a B.A. in Biology and M.B.A. in Management from the C.W. Post Center of Long Island University. Professional affiliations include: Society for Human Resource Management, American Payroll Association, New York Business Group on Health, Action Long Island and Long Island Forum for Technology.
“Sandra’s talents in human resources greatly benefit our organization,” said Sperry President/CEO James Duffett. “With her background in global HR management, we look forward to seeing many improved policies and programs for our employees.”
For more on Sperry Associates Federal Credit Union, visit http://www.sperryfcu.org/.
About Sperry FCU
Sperry Associates Federal Credit Union was established in Nassau County, NY, 75 years ago for employees and family members of Sperry Gyroscope Corporation. In the 21st Century, Sperry FCU continues to grow and now serves more than 17,000 member-owners as a full service community banking institution with over $320 million in assets.