Human Resources

About Us

The Human Resources Department is responsible for the administration of the personnel activities of the Town's 250+ full time and part time employees, including the following functions:

  • Recruitment of new employees
  • Administration of employee benefit programs
  • Negotiation and Administration of the provisions of the police, firehighway and service employees international union contracts
  • Tracking of workers' compensation claims
  • Administration of pension plans
  • Establishing, and updating as required, salary structures for all non-union positions
  • Administering performance evaluation programs 

The department is lead by Laurie Fernandez, Human Resources Director. She is assisted by Marguerite Amente. Please contact them for more information about exciting employment opportunities in Ridgefield. 

Staff Contacts

Name Title
Laurie Fernandez Human Resources Director
Marguerite Amente Human Resources Assistant