Director of human resources
Heather Faley joined Bennington College in January 2001 as the director of human resources. In this role she works in partnership with staff from across the College to support all aspects of the employee work experience. Prior to joining Bennington, Faley worked in human resources at Montefiore Medical Center/Division of Community Pediatrics, Beth Israel Medical Center, and The Children’s Health Fund, a national pediatric mobile program supporting direct health services and public education programs in disadvantaged rural and urban communities.
Faley holds a BS in Secondary English Education from SUNY College at Oneonta. She currently serves on the Southwestern Vermont Technical Career Development Center’s Work-Based Learning Advisory Committee and has previously served as board president for the Southern Vermont Chapter of the Society for Human Resources Management and board member for the Northern New England Chapter of the College and University Professional Association for Human Resources (CUPA-NNE).