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Earnest Offley

Earnest Offley

Director of Human Resources

As the Director of Human Resources, Mr. Offley is responsible for organizational development, recruitment and staffing, performance management, employee relations, compensation and benefits. Mr. Offley comes to Building Hope with extensive experience as a Human Resource executive.

Most recently Mr. Offley served as Director of Human Resources at the Cambridge Housing Authority where he was the youngest HR executive in the organization’s history. During his time there, he drove organizational effectiveness while refining its talent acquisition strategy, to support a high-growth period for the organization. Prior to working at the Cambridge Housing Authority, Mr. Offley worked for the Boston Public Schools (BPS) as their Human Capital School Business Partner. While serving in this role, he managed all aspects of the HR function, supporting over 30 schools and the central Special Education department comprised of 2,900+ employees in addition to helping charter schools get acclimated to the district. Before joining BPS, Mr. Offley spent three years working with Pro Teck Valuation Services where he focused on Real Estate valuations and employee relations for clients such as JP Morgan Chase. Mr. Offley’s experience in the financial, educational, and construction industry makes him uniquely qualified to serve as Building Hope’s Director of Human Resources.

Mr. Offley attended Roger Williams University in Rhode Island and attained his Bachelor’s degree in psychology with a minor in Business Management where his core concentration was economics.

I do this work because I first hand know how much an education can mean to a persons future. I am a first generation college student for my family and it has shaped my future tremendously.

(202) 591-1115
eoffley@bhope.org