Maria Deckinger joined BMCC as the Associate Director, Human Resources in July 2014. Prior to coming to BMCC, Maria was a Vice President of Human Resources at the Educational Alliance. Earlier in her professional career, Maria provided job placement and vocational education to unemployed, under-employed and recently resettled political asylees and refugees from Asia, Africa, Latin America and Eastern Europe at Catholic Charities (New York Archdiocese) and the New York Association for New Americans.
Born and raised in Russia, Ms. Maria Deckinger graduated Moscow University of Economics and Statistics, with a BS in Statistics and earned a Master’s Degree in Human Resources Management from the New School in 2005. Maria is a certified Professional in Human Resources (PHR) since 2011.