Maria R. Peterson, SPHR, SHRM-SCP

Maria R. Peterson, SPHR, SHRM-SCP

Human Resources Manager

As Human Resources Manager, Maria is responsible for overseeing HR services, policies, and programs for more than 90 full-time employees. She also provides support to clients in the form of consulting projects, including employee handbook evaluations, regulatory assessments, and on-site training.

A seasoned HR professional, Maria has served in various HR positions for companies ranging in size and industry. Her breadth and depth of experience has proved crucial when it comes to assisting with strategic planning and new initiatives for clients.

Maria is active within the local Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) chapters and is a past president and current board member of the Chester County Human Resources Association. For her work, she was recently nominated for Delaware Valley HR Person of the Year.

She has served on the board of the Kistler-Tiffany Foundation since 2016, where she has held positions of vice president and secretary. The Kistler-Tiffany Foundation supports local community non-profits who provide services to children and adults who are physically or mentally challenged, or suffering from abuse or from lack of financial or physical resources.

She is a graduate of The Pennsylvania State University, where she earned an MBA in Management and her bachelor’s degree in Psychology.