Sophia Berkeley joined the National Bank of the Virgin Islands in May 2016 and is the current Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO). She has been a practicing HR professional for the past ten years. As CHRO, Sophia is responsible for the leadership and oversight of the human resource strategy of the Bank. Her role is critical in implementing human resources initiatives to motivate staff, facilitating personal development that allows employees to reach their highest potential and develop their careers, and empowering staff to execute their responsibilities effectively.
Prior to joining NBVI, Sophia served as the Human Resources Manager of the BVI Ports Authority. In earlier years, she served in the public service in different capacities, including policy and administrative support to senior public officials.
Certificate in HR People Analytics Metrics, 2020
Master of Science in Strategic Human Resource Management (Merit), 2017
Diploma in Business Continuity Management, 2013
International Executive Diploma in Management, 2012
International Diploma in Management, 2010
Bachelor of Science in Human Resource Management with a minor in Economics, 2006
Associate in Business Administration with an Accounting concentration, 2003