Joseph Posner

Managing Director for Human Resources at New Visions for Public Schools

Joe joined New Visions in 2013 and oversees all Human Resources functions for New Visions for Public Schools and New Visions Charter High Schools, as well as teacher hiring support for New Visions Affinity schools. Joe and his team work to design systems, supports, and experiences that attract, engage and retain highly talented individuals. He brings nearly 20 years of experience working in Human Resources at diverse, mission-driven organizations, formerly serving as the head of HR for the Sports & Arts in Schools Foundation and in progressive leadership roles at Safe Horizon, where he served as the senior director of HR. He holds a master's degree in forensic psychology from the John Jay College of Criminal Justice and a bachelor's degree in psychology and philosophy from Binghamton University. Additionally, he holds SPHR and SCP certifications in HR and is a licensed trainer. Joe is also a Shotokan Karate Instructor for the Police Activity League where he holds the rank of Yodan.


  • Managing Director for Human Resources

    Current role