Rosaura “Rosi” Powell has over 15 years of experience as a Human Resources professional supporting Government contracting companies in the Northern Virginia area. As the Human Resources Director, Rosi serves as a strategic advisor and business partner to Synectics’ leadership and management. Her areas of responsibility include developing and administering policies and programs covering recruitment, salary and benefits administration, training/development, employee/labor relations, benefits, and EEO/affirmative action programs. During her professional career, she has had responsibilities within the Payroll, Accounting, Operations, Business Development, and Contracts departments supporting prime or subcontractors with the Department of Defense (DoD) and U.S. Navy and Army. Rosi earned a BA in Communications and Public Relations from George Mason University. She is an active member of the national Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), Northern Virginia (NOVA) SHRM, and the Human Resource Association of the National Capital Area (HRA-HCA).