Cynthia Ring has served in a variety of Leadership roles within Human Resources over the last twenty three years. Her current role is as Chief of Human Resources at Harvard Pilgrim Healthcare where she serves to champion a People and Business Strategy. Prior to joining Harvard Pilgrim, she served as Vice President of Human Resources, External Affairs/Marketing & Patient Experience at Central New England HealthAlliance Hospital. Prior to joining HealthAlliance Hospital in 2012, Ms. Ring served as Executive Director of Human Resources for Commonwealth Medicine/ University of Massachusetts Medical School. She also served as Director of Human Resources for Lifespan, Rhode Island’s largest health system.
She was instrumental in implementing a number of workforce investment and development programs as well as talent management strategies. Over the last six years, she received special recognition from the Stepping-Up Program, JobClubRI and the Governor’s office for her work in establishing an innovative career ladders program and her commitment to community workforce investment and development programs. She is committed to community service and corporate responsibility and serves on many non-profit Boards.
Ms. Ring holds a masters degree in business administration from Bryant University, and an undergraduate degree in English from Framingham State University.