Ms. Barbieri previously worked for Wakefern Food Corporation, the largest retailer-owned Cooperative in the United States. Ms. Barbieri worked as an HR Generalist for the organization and was responsible for the recruiting, hiring, development, and succession planning for Associates. Ms. Barbieri was also called upon to address Associate complaints as well as administer Associate disciplinary actions, performance improvement plans, and terminations. In a previous role within Wakefern, Ms. Barbieri played a significant role in the creation of Job Descriptions and Training Programs to ensure safe and legally sound hiring practices and training for ShopRite Associates.
Ms. Barbieri has a B.A. in International Relations with a focus in Economic and Political Development from Brown University where she was a member of the Brown Women’s Lacrosse team for all four years. Ms. Barbieri earned her J.D. from Seton Hall University in 2015. During her time in law school she participated in a Judicial Externship with the Honorable Tonianne Bongiovanni (D.N.J.). Over the summer of 2014, Ms. Babrieri was a part-time legal intern for the law firm Smith & Downey, P.A. where she conducted legal research on various employment issues and assisted in the revisions for the 9th Edition of the Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Answer Book.