Aleksandra (Sandy) Stapczynski
Aleksandra (Sandy) Stapczynski, MPA, Author/Lecturer, Compensation and HR Expert - is an accomplished and nationally recognized Management Consultant to local governments. She is Chairwoman/President/CEO/Founder of Human Resources Services, Inc. (HRS), a small woman-owned business located in the greater Boston area. HRS is a major provider of HR Consulting Services, particularly pay/classification, total compensation strategies, job audits, performance, policies, compliance, and HR assessments to local governments in Massachusetts. With 35 years of experience providing technical assistance to local governments in key areas of human resource management, she and her associates provide consultancy services to hundreds of New England cities, towns, school districts, counties, regional agencies, utilities, and state agencies. Sandy is co-author of the ICMA e-book, Performance Appraisal Fundamentals: A Quick Guide to Fair, Consistent, and Useful Performance Appraisals. She is a contributing author to ICMA’s HR textbook Human Resource Management in Local Government: An Essential Guide (1st, 2nd, 3rd Editions) and has also authored an ICMA IQ Management Report on Staffing and Utilization Studies, and other reports. As a leader in the industry, her work has also been cited in other human resource professional textbooks, publications and municipal related research. She has served as adjunct professor and guest speaker at colleges/universities and professional organizations in the Boston area. She also conducts HR related webinars for ICMA on topics such as Pay Equity in the Public Sector, The HR Stuff, Performance, Competitive Pay, Workplace Safety, Job Descriptions, Collective Bargaining, and much more; ICMA participants receive professional credits towards their certifications from Sandy's webinars. Sandy was formerly employed by the Massachusetts Municipal Association and the Massachusetts Department of Revenue. She holds a Master’s Degree in Public Administration with concentrations in Personnel and Finance from the Sawyer Business School, Suffolk University, Boston, and a Bachelor’s Degree in Government from Suffolk University.