Denise Lay

Director of Human Resources

Denise Mancuso Lay is Director of Human Resources for ISC, leading the human resources function in the areas of recruitment, leadership development, training and career development, performance management, resource planning, compensation, employee relations, organization design, new staff orientation, and employee recognition.

With over 25 years of Human Resources experience, including over 18 years at Penn, Denise previously was Director of Human Resources for Penn’s School of Engineering and Applied Science, Director of Compensation for Memorial Hospital at Easton, MD, and Compensation Manager at Pennsylvania Hospital.

Denise has an MBA from Syracuse University’s Whitman School of Management and a B.S. in Psychology from the University of Scranton. In addition, she is certified as a Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP) through the Society for Human Resource Management, a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) through the Human Resources Certification Institute, and a Certified Compensation Professional (CCP) through WorldatWork.

lay@isc.upenn.edu
215-898-8602