Niulka Nova-Duran serves as IINE’s Chief Human Resources Officer, and is responsible for recruiting, retaining, and advancing the careers of IINE’s 80+ full-time and part-time staff, as well as a nearly 100-person on-call team of drivers and interpreters. One of her primary goals is to ensure that IINE has a workforce that reflects the racial and ethnic diversity of the people the organization serves.
Niulka has held senior human resources management positions at Table Talk Pies, Inc. and Ken’s Foods, Inc., two companies with a large immigrant workforce. She brings to IINE twenty years of experience in human resources management and HR operations.
A graduate of Framingham State University, Niulka also earned a Human Resources Certificate from Merrimack College, and she is a member of the Society of Human Resources Management and Conexion’s Advancing Latino Leadership Program. Niulka was born in the Dominican Republic, is fluent in Spanish, and has worked with diverse cultures throughout her career. She grew up in Boston and currently lives in Lowell with her husband and three children.