Michelle Bennett has joined STV as vice president and chief people officer, and head of the firm’s human resources department.
In this role, she will lead the efforts in meeting STV’s growing human resources needs and furthering the department’s strategic initiatives. She will report directly to Milo Riverso, Ph.D., P.E., CCM, president and chief executive officer.
“We are very excited to have Michelle join our firm,” said Riverso. “Her many years of experience and particular expertise in our industry will help us as we strategically grow our business.”
Bennett brings to STV some 20 years of experience as a human resources professional in the engineering industry. Prior to joining STV, she was with an employee-owned company comprised of engineers, architects and environmental scientists serving the water, energy and resources, environmental, property and buildings, and transportation sectors. She headed up the Human Resources department in support of 30 offices and 1,100 employees throughout North and South America. In her new role, she will split her time between STV’s New York and Douglassville offices.
Bennett earned her Bachelor of Science in communications studies from Northeastern University in Boston, and her Master of Business Administration with a human resources concentration from Syracuse University.