Director of Human ResourcesDebra Gratto, director of human resources, is responsible for the strategic and operational oversight of the human resources functions for Ropes & Gray staff. These functions include staff recruitment, employee relations, benefits, human resources information systems, and staff training and development. She reports to Fran Liben, chief human resources officer.
Prior to joining Ropes & Gray, Debra served as vice president of human resources at St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center, as well as at Brandeis University. She was also director of employee relations and employment at MIT and spent 15 years at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, also as director of employee relations.