Community Solutions appoints new HR director

Priscilla Cramer is the new HR director for Community Solutions. 

Community Solutions, a leading South County social services agency, announced today that Priscilla Cramer has been hired as the agency’s new Director of Human Resources.

Cramer comes to Community Solutions with more than 20 years of experience in human resources in the high-tech, healthcare and retail industries. She joins the agency from The Permanente Medical Group in San Jose, where she was the Senior Physician Human Resources Consultant.

“We are excited to welcome Priscilla as a part of our team at Community Solutions,” says Erin O’Brien, President and CEO of Community Solutions in a press release. “Her extensive knowledge and experience in recruiting, compliance and employee relations will make a meaningful impact on our organization.”

Cramer has also held several management positions for companies including Bloomingdale’s, AVCOM Technologies, Quantum Corporation and Nortel Networks. In these positions, she has used her expertise and skill in organizational behavior, employee relations and compliance to achieve goals such as reducing cost-per-hire, increasing retention, reducing turnover and reducing the overall number of complaints made within the Human Resources departments. Cramer holds a bachelor’s degree in Organizational Behavior from the University of San Francisco and is a San Jose native.

About Community Solutions

Community Solutions is the most comprehensive nonprofit human services agency in South Santa Clara County. The agency offers a broad spectrum of services for mental health, substance abuse, teen parenting, family dysfunction, sexual assault, juvenile delinquency, domestic violence, homelessness and youth development. Community Solutions works in partnership with community-based organizations, law enforcement, local schools, and county health and human service providers. For more information, visit or call (408) 779-2113.  

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