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Elise Gaffney

Senior Director of Human Resources

Before joining EchoStone, Mrs. Gaffney spent six years in Human Resources at Constellation Brands managing a human resource team that supported a client group of 600+ employees across various corporate functions. This included day-to-day execution of Human Resource processes and procedures including performance management, succession planning, salary planning, talent reviews, goal setting, headcount planning and recruitment. Mrs. Gaffney was the lead HR partner for the Digital Enablement project responsible for implementing a new SAP platform globally across four countries. Utilizing Six Sigma training, she created a Transformation Project Playbook to reinforce future growth of the company.


Prior to Constellation, Mrs. Gaffney worked in NYC for eight years at Moet Hennessy, Oxford University Press, and Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP in various Human Resource positions. Mrs. Gaffney obtained her M.S. in Human Resource Development from Villanova University and her B.S. in Business Administration from SUNY Geneseo. She also spent a summer abroad at the University of Oxford studying Humanities.