Director of Human Resources
Eric J. Lange is director of human resources at 92nd Street Y, where he oversees employee relations, recruitment and benefits for more than 300 full-time and 1200 part-time employees.
Eric joined 92Y after a 36-year career in human resource leadership across a broad spectrum of industries and organizations. He most recently spent 17 years as senior vice president of human resources at the Nielsen Company, the top consumer and media research company in the world. At Nielsen, Eric focused on talent acquisition and development, culture transformation, organizational design, diversity programs, and labor and employee relations. He also was recognized as an accomplished speaker at a variety of events both internally (at Nielsen) and externally. Prior to joining Nielsen Eric was senior vice president of human resources at United Jersey Bank in Princeton, NJ, where he ran the HR function for a 160-branch bank. Eric’s prior HR positions were at Citicorp, Telemundo, The Penske Corporation and the Continental Can Company.
Eric has an MBA in Human Resource Management from Fairleigh Dickinson University and a BS in Management from Northeastern University.