Victor Santos is the past President of the SE Coast Chapter, has over 27 years of Human Resources and Safety Management experience. His experience includes extensive employee and labor relations with several national and international manufacturing companies, Rhode Island Hospital and most recently as the Asst. General Manager of Employee Relations of the RI Public Transit Authority. A native of the island of Terceira, Azores, he immigrated to the US in 1970.
A resident of New Bedford, Massachusetts, Victor was a Rhode Islander for most of his life and is still very much involved in many civic and professional organizations there.
Married and father of two girls, Tanya and Chelsie, Victor’s passions and hobbies include: As a semi-professional singer, playwright, 15 string guitarist and accordion player, he has recorded four CD’s. He has written and directed three musicals which were presented in Canada, and California as well as to many local audiences including BCC and has written numerous songs and plays.
Justyna has been with the County of Barnstable for 5 years, serving as the Asst. Human Resources Director for the past 2 years. Prior to the County, Justyna has been involved with the private sector. She’s a native of Poland, where she graduated from Warsaw University with the bachelors Degree in Political Science. In May of 2016 Justyna completed a certificate in Leadership and Government through Suffolk University and the Massachusetts Municipal Association. Most recently, Justyna received the certificate of completion from the International Public Management Association for Human Resources and was awarded a designation of Certified Professional. She is currently a Member at Large for the SE Coast Chapter.
Angela has worked for the Town of Barnstable since May 1999. She has worked in the building department, the clerk’s office and, for the past 12 years ,as the Human Resources Administrative Assistant.
She has been an active member of the Southeast Coast MA IPMA-HR chapter since 2005 and is currently a member at large for the chapter.
Laura Scroggins is the Benefits Administrator for the Town of Barnstable. She is the current President of the SE Coast IPMA-HR Chapter.
Anne Clancy is the Treasurer for the SE Coast IPMA-HR Chapter. Town of Dennis
Tara Way has been a member of the SE Coast Chapter for two years and is currently serving as Secretary. She is the Benefits Assistant of the Town of Barnstable and is entering her 11th year of employment . Her previous experience includes both private sector and non-profit entities.
Tara holds a Masters degree in Leadership with a concentration in Human Resource Management from Northeastern University where she also earned her Bachelors degree. In 2014, she completed a certificate in Leadership and Government through Suffolk University and the Massachusetts Municipal Association.
Susan Atkins is the Human Resources Coordinator for Barnstable Public Schools and currently a Member at Large for the SE Coast IPMA-HR Chapter.
Jacquelyn has worked for Town of Dennis since January 2012 as the Administrative Assistant under the Human Resources and Administration departments. She has been an active member of the South East Coast MA IPMA-HR Chapter since September 2013, serving as the President Elect.