Conflict in the Workplace

March 24, 2020
10:00am–12:00pm
College Center Multi-Purpose Room
RSVP by March 17
Open to  Administrators with Supervisory Responsibilities

Presenter:
Ruth E. Spencer, J.D., M.S.W., LISW
Vassar College Associate Vice President of Human Resources

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About the Presenter

Ruth E. Spencer, J.D., M.S.W., LISW
Vassar College Associate Vice President of Human Resources

Ms. Spencer is currently the Associate Vice President for Human Resources at Vassar College and has been there for the last 13 years. She is also an adjunct professor at Smith College School for Social Work. She has over twenty years’ experience as the head of human resources in higher education and her specialty is employment law and labor relations. She comes with extensive experience as an individual and family therapist and administrator in mental health settings. She practiced law with Legal Aid doing family law and long-term mental health litigation. She continues to present workshops at regional CUPA Conferences, statewide SHRM, and Counsel on Social Work Education. Her community service has been as a board member on both national and local boards of trustees, most recently Family Service Inc. of Poughkeepsie and Mid-Hudson Human Resources Association.