LYNNFIELD, MA — Saugus resident Whitney Mugford has been promoted to Director of Human Resources at the Lynnfield, Massachusetts-based commercial electrical contractor, JM Electrical Company, Inc. (JME) She originally joined the company in 2019 as Human Resources Manager.
In addition to Human Resources, Mugford will oversee Safety protocols, Marketing Communications Campaigns as well as Payroll and Benefits. Mugford will work closely with company leadership and the entire staff to ensure that JME remains a market leader.
“Whitney is a trusted and valuable member of the JME team. As our HR manager she helped us navigate the COVID-19 pandemic, a real challenge for anyone working in the construction industry. She serves as a trusted resource for our employees at every level and continues to foster positive communication throughout our company. This promotion is given in recognition of Whitney’s many contributions to JM Electrical,” said Matthew Guarracino, Principal & CEO.
An HR veteran, Mugford has more than fifteen years of experience in Human Resources, Payroll, and Administrative operations with both start-ups and established corporations. Before joining JME, Mugford was the Human Resources Manager for a marketing/trading and utility company with offices in the US and Canada. She earned an Associate’s degree in Human Resources Management from McKinley College.
“Whitney continues to play important role in JME’s success by engaging our employees, developing new programs and protocols, and helping to shine a light on our work in the construction industry,” said John Guarracino, Principal and COO. “She is appreciated and highly regarded throughout the company.”