Human Resources & Labor Relations

A collage of photos of City of Hartford employees and residents at the inaugural career open house

The Department of Human Resources & Labor Relations is responsible for the City of Hartford's diverse workforce and is committed to providing effective guidance and support with respect to managing employees and the hiring of new employees. 

Our objective is to support City departments with reliable and responsive human resources services and meeting goals by establishing policies and procedures in compliance with Federal and State regulation laws. It is also our responsibility to administer and implement the departmental policies.  

Human Resources provides direct service in the following areas: compensation, classification, benefits, employee relations, labor relations, training and development. 

Department Head

HR Director Marlene Fleeting

Marlene Fleeting

Marlene was born and raised In the City of Hartford and began working for the City in 2001 as a cashier in the Tax Office. She graduated from Springfield College with a Bachelor’s Degree in Human Services and received a Labor Relations certificate from Cornell University. Marlene is dedicated in continuing to serve the City of Hartford and her community.

Humans Resources Administration

Marlene Fleeting Director of Human Resources & Labor Relations 860-757-9814
Aretha Wood Executive Assistant 860-757-9801
Nellie Andrades Senior Administrative Assistant 860-757-9804
Michele Cooper Administrative Assistant 860-757-9819

 

Benefits Administration

Rich Pokorski Benefits Administrator 860-757-9862
Stacy Castiglione Benefits Coordinator 860-757-9864

 

Employment Services

Nadia De La Puente Human Resources Analyst 860-757-9803
Jeslyn Grosse Senior Human Resources Analyst 860-757-9802
Ann Horsman Human Resources Analyst 860-757-9810
Vanessa Miller Human Resources Analyst 860-757-9818
Aaron Pryzbek Senior Human Resources Analyst 860-757-9812

 

Employment Services & Technology

Pamela Ratti Human Resources Administrator 860-757-9808

 

Labor Relations

Debra C. Carabillo Deputy Director of Human Resources & Labor Relations 860-757-9817