Eatontown, N.J. (February 3, 2020) – FirstService Residential, the leading residential property management company in North America, named Jesse DiGiovanni as vice president of human resources for its East Region. An accomplished human resources executive, DiGiovanni will complement the executive team and bring a high level of thinking to the role.
“Jesse’s impact will be felt throughout the entire organization, as she works closely with our over 1,700 associates throughout the East,” said Michael Mendillo, president, FirstService Residential. “It was important that we find an HR executive who could not only take us to the next level as we continue to grow in our markets but also embody the culture of the organization.”
“I am truly thrilled to be a part of an established market leader in the community management industry,” said Jesse DiGiovanni, vice president, human resources. “I am excited to become a contributor to the growth of FirstService Residential and continue to provide programs and experiences that can help our associates and our business scale with our expected growth.”
In her role, DiGiovanni will be responsible for the oversight and direction of all human resources activities, including planning and development of initiatives to align with company policies, culture and best practices. She will also serve as a strategic business partner, working closely with market and operational leaders to help meet and exceed organizational goals.
DiGiovanni has vast experience working with leadership teams to advise on talent management, associate engagement, HR metrics analysis, workforce and succession planning, performance management and learning and development functions. Most recently she served as the HR Leader – East Coast for The RealReal. Jesse has an MBA in human resource management from Fairleigh Dickinson University and a
Bachelor of Science in human resources management and industrial psychology from Ramapo College of New Jersey.
DiGiovanni will report directly to Mendillo and work closely with the teams throughout the East team to accomplish aggressive goals in support of the company’s associates