Tamra Rodriguez, Chief of Staff

Tamra Rodriguez, Chief of Staff, partners with employees at all levels of the organization to foster a culture of compassion, accountability, respect, and excellence. Tamra believes that employees thrive at a workplace where they are safe, feel connected to the work they do, receive recognition, and can achieve their personal best.

Serving has always been a passion for Tamra. This led her to embark in a career in hospitality, graduating from Johnson & Wales University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Hospitality Management. When afforded the opportunity to participate in a yearlong leadership training through Marriott Hotels & Resorts, her commitment to serve blossomed into a career in Human Resources (HR). Since 2007, Tamra has served in many different roles in the HR field, from Payroll & Benefits Coordinator through Vice President of Human Resources. In 2022, Tamra earned her SHRM Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP) credential.

Some of Tamra’s interests include traveling, cooking/baking, reading, and giving back to the community. Tamra serves as a Christian Youth Leader with her husband at a community church in New London, CT. She also loves spending time with her family, specifically being a Wife, Mother, Daughter, Sister, and an Aunt to 12 nieces/nephews and 15 great nieces/nephews … and still growing.