Patricia Rooney, PHR, SHRM-CP, is the Director of Human Resources at Visiting Nurse and Hospice for Vermont and New Hampshire (VNH). Patty joined VNH in September 2019.

Patricia is accountable for the development of the organization’s human capital to provide exceptional care for the communities that VNH serves. She supports long-term growth and success of the agency through effective workforce strategies by alighting the human resources strategy with business objectives and the principles for the organization. Patricia partners with the VNH leadership team to develop and implement strategies that build a talented workforce, supporting organizational alignment and a positive, successful culture and work environment. As a member of Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health (DH-H), she is a strategic partner to D-HH’s development of integrated employee programs, pathways, and talent management services.

Patricia holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Management with a concentration in Human Resources Management from Southern New Hampshire University. Her certifications include: Professional in Human Resources from the Human Resources Certification Institute and SHRM-CP from the Society of Human Resources Management.