Shelby Geter joined the Guttmacher Institute in 2014. As the Director of Human Resources, she oversees all aspects of the Institute’s human resources operations, including recruitment, compensation, benefits, performance evaluation, employee engagement, employee relations, and learning and development, ensuring that human resources is aligned with the Institute’s culture and strategic plan. Immediately prior to joining the Guttmacher Institute, Ms. Geter was the Director of Human Resources for Good Shepherd Services. She has more than 15 years of experience managing and directing human resources operations for several other nonprofit organizations including the Fund for Public Health in New York, the Foundation Center and the Corporation for Supportive Housing. She earned a BS in marketing and an MS in human resource management from Long Island University, Brooklyn Campus. She also holds a Professional Human Resource Management Certificate from St. Joseph’s College and a Professional in Human Resources certification from the HR Certification Institute.