Vicente (Vinnie) Torres was named the Director of Human Resources at the Oscar and Ella Wilf Campus for Senior Living in the fall of 2016. A certified Human Resources Practitioner, his knowledge and skills stem from over 12 years of experience and excellence in human resource activities, most recently at Lewis Direct, Baltimore, MD, and Catholic Family and Community Services, Paterson, NJ. He has a proven track record in the areas of talent management, benefits and compensation, and team and leadership development, with the ability to quickly manage complex issues in a fair and efficient manner.
With his service-oriented personality and his creative approach to his position, Vinnie strives to build a dynamic environment where people take pride in their work, embrace the core values of the organization and share a commitment to the highest level of customer satisfaction.
Vinnie is thrilled to have joined the Wilf Campus for Senior Living and considers himself fortunate to be working for such an outstanding organization. He prides himself on ensuring that all employees feel respected, treated fairly, listened to and involved. “I feel strongly about building strong cultures, particularly when the end product is passionate employees,” he said.
Vinnie resides in Little Falls, NJ, and is a sports enthusiast, enjoying baseball, football and soccer. He served in the U.S. Navy where he was honored with numerous medals including the Navy Achievement Medal & Navy Commendation Medal, Joint Chiefs of Staff Achievement Medal & Joint Chiefs of Staff Commendation Medal, and the National Defense Service Medal.