Steven Politis, Esq. serves as President of Alcott HR, overseeing all day-to-day functions of the company. Steven leverages his unique blend of human resources outsourcing (HRO) industry experience with sales, customer service, legal and operational expertise to ensure that we are delivering the best HR solutions to our clients.
Steve has over two decades of experience in the HRO industry, directly prior to joining Alcott HR he served as Chief Operating Officer, General Counsel and Executive Vice President for leading firms headquartered in New Jersey and New York. He has also held various executive and C-level positions throughout his career, and has a proven track record of optimizing internal operations and policies while helping his customers control costs, reduce employment liabilities and exposure, enhance compliance and improve recruitment and retention.
Steven is actively involved in many industry trade groups and organizations. He continues to serve or has served in many key leadership positions of the National Association of Professional Employer Organizations (NAPEO). These include executive member of the Board of Directors, Chairman of both the New Jersey and New York Leadership Councils; Legal Advisory Council Member, State and Federal Governmental Affairs Committee Member and Vice Chair of Best Practices Healthcare Sub-Committee. He is also a former member of both the Board of Directors for the Workers’ Compensation Certification Institute and of the Unemployment and By-Laws Task Forces.
Steven began his professional career as an attorney and is or has been admitted to the Bars of New York, New Jersey, the District of Columbia, Minnesota and North Dakota. He is admitted to practice before the U.S. District Courts, Eastern Division of New York and the District of New Jersey.
Steven earned his Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice from John Jay College of Criminal Justice, from which he graduated cum laude. He later received his Juris Doctor from Ohio University Pettit College of Law.