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Henry J. Amoroso, Executive Director



Henry J. Amoroso is the Executive Director of HJA Strategies, a boutique strategic consulting firm that leads restructuring efforts and develops sustainable budgets for governments, businesses, and non-profits. He is also a Member of the Firm at Chiesa Shahinian & Giantomasi PC, where he practices in the Corporate & Securities group. Prior to joining the firm, Henry was a founding partner of Nowell Amoroso Klein Bierman, P.A, where he practiced for nearly 30 years. He is a tenured Associate Professor and Chair of the Department of Economics and Legal Studies at Seton Hall University, Stillman School of Business, where he is also the Director of the Micah Center for Business Ethics.

Henry has played a key role in the recovery of distressed government entities like the cities of Scranton, Newark, Atlantic City, and school districts like Newark Public Schools. He often lectures to corporations, business groups and academic forums on business, government and legal issues. He maintains an active presence in the regional and national non-profit community, sitting on several boards and chairing the Board of Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Newark. Henry also has served on several transition teams for incoming mayors and executives. He has extensive experience with distressed hospital systems, having previously served as CEO for Saint Vincent Catholic Medical Centers and Catholic Health and Human Services. He is also currently the Principal Legal Advisor for the Bilateral Permanent Working Commission Between the Holy See and the State of Israel.

Henry received his B.A. from Villanova University and his J.D. from Widener University, The Delaware Law School.

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