Joe Posner Sphr, Scp

Managing Director Of Human Resources at New Visions for Public Schools

Joe Posner, SPHR, SCP has accumulated a wealth of experience in the field of human resources. Starting in 2001 as an ESL Teacher at NOVA, they displayed their teaching skills and provided analysis and reports on student progress. Joe then worked as an HR Coordinator at Ovid Technologies, where they supervised global HRIS entries, provided technical support, and conducted new hire orientations. Posner then moved on to Safe Horizon as the Senior Director of Human Resources, overseeing various HR functions and managing staff. Joe later joined the Sports and Arts in Schools Foundation as their Senior Director of Human Resources, focusing on enhancing human capital management and aligning HR functions with organizational needs. Their next role was as the President and CHRO of Posner Consulting Solutions, where they provided expert consultation on talent management and worked on various HR aspects. Currently, they hold the position of Managing Director of Human Resources at New Visions for Public Schools.

Joe Posner, SPHR, SCP has a strong educational background in psychology and philosophy. Joe obtained a Master of Arts (MA) degree in Psychology from John Jay College (CUNY) in 2007. Prior to that, they earned a Bachelor of Arts (BA) degree in Psychology and Philosophy from Binghamton University in 2000. Joe also attended Boston University in 1997, where they pursued a dual major in Psychology and Philosophy.

Joe's education journey started at Massapequa HS, although specific details about their degree and field of study are not provided.

In addition to their academic pursuits, Joe has obtained various certifications that enhance their professional expertise. Joe became a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) certified by the HR Certification Institute - HRCI in June 2004. Joe further expanded their HR knowledge by obtaining the SHRM-SCP certification from SHRM in October 2015. Joe's dedication to professional development extends beyond HR, as they also obtained certifications such as Nonprofit Management and Leadership - Core Certificate Fellow from the Institute for Nonprofit Practice in May 2021, Certified Fitness Trainer (CFT) from the International Sports Sciences Association (ISSA) in 1996, and held licenses as an ITS Trainer - Innovative Thinking Systems and a LIFO Trainer - Life Orientations (Applied Behavioral Science Training for Employees) from Business Consultants. Furthermore, they achieved the rank of Yondan, a 4th-degree black belt, through the American Karate Council and Police Activity League.

Overall, Joe Posner demonstrates a diverse educational background and a commitment to continuous learning across various fields.


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  • Managing Director Of Human Resources

    April, 2013 - present