Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer
As Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer for Brookings, Jacqueline (Jacky) Basile is responsible for the development, implementation and continuous evaluation of a strategic HR program. Jacky and her team have launched several initiatives to build and strengthen HR services, talent management, staff engagement, professional development and inclusion and diversity.
Prior to joining Brookings, Jacky served as VP, Human Resources at WETA, Washington’s public radio and television station and was previously Director of HR for the Rockefeller Brothers Fund and the Natural Resources Defense Council.
Jacky holds a Senior Professional Human Resources (SPHR) certification and a SHRM – Senior Certified Professional (SCP) certification. She graduated from the Milano School of Business at the New School University with an MS in Human Resources. She also holds an Economics degree from Rutgers University.