A nationally certified human resource professional, Bertha Connelley received her Bachelor of Science in Business with a concentration in Human Resource Management from Capella University. Bertha has worked in health care human resources for nearly two decades and has been at Riggs since 2008. She manages all human resource affairs at Austen Riggs including benefits, recruitment, policy development, employment legal issues, recognition programs, and employee relations for approximately 130 employees. Bertha is an active community volunteer currently serving as a Steering Committee member and treasurer for the Human Resource Association of Berkshire County, is a member of the Lee Finance Committee; and a Board member for Fairview Hospital Auxiliary.
Bertha M. Connelley, PHR
Director of Human Resources