Keila Barros, Vice President of Human Resources

As the Vice President of Human Resources, Keila is responsible for driving initiatives for all people functions of the organization, including Talent Management, Cultural Change, Organizational Development, and Diversity & Inclusion. Keila recently joined us from Suffolk Construction where she was the Director of People & Culture Operations and oversaw the day-to-day operations of Human Resources. She previously worked at The Bridgespan Group, The Salvation Army, Massachusetts General Hospital and New England Baptist Hospital. Keila has over 17 years of experience in Human Resources.

Keila holds a Bachelor of Arts in Communications from Boston College. She is a life-long resident of Dorchester, where she has been serving on the board of Dudley Street Neighborhood Initiative since 2001 and has been the board President since 2015.

Email: KBarros@jvs-boston.org