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Human Resources Teams

Human Resources is a combination of teams that help faculty and staff do their best work by managing benefits, onboarding and recruiting and other aspects of working at Purdue.

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Focus: Health and insurance benefits, retirement, workers compensation, health savings accounts, leaves/time off/disability and the Healthy Boiler Program.


Name Title Email Phone
Doyle, Linda Leave of Absence Coordinator 765-496-6269
Elliott, Sarah Assistant, LOA 765-496-9050
Fierro, Claudia Benefits Service Coordinator 765-496-1898
Greear, Rhonda Benefits Service Coordinator 765-494-6683
Gulbranson, Janine Retirement Program Administrator 765-494-7410
Guy, Cindy Benefits Administrator - RTW 765-494-7388
Hornbeck, Lisa Assistant V - LOA 765-494-1310
Ince, Susan Benefits Specialist 765-496-1964
LaMar, Kate Benefits Specialist 765-494-1694
Leon, Lindsay Service Center Administrator 765-494-9862
Maxwell, Cody Benefits Coordinator 765-496-7989
May, Julia Senior Benefits Coordinator 765 494-5938
Mclain, Paula Benefits Service Coordinator 765-494-4768
Randall, Sara Benefits Project Coordinator 765-494-7383
Ratcliff, Connie Benefit Systems Administrator 765-494-6652
Russell, Pat ADA, Drug & Alcohol Administrator 765-494-0269
Schnarr, Teresa Associate Director, Benefits Service Center 765-494-9514
Shaffer, Candace Senior Director, Benefits 765-496-8621
Slate, Alexis Benefit Administrator for Family and Wellness Programming 765-496-0312
Stephens, Cindy Leave of Absence Coordinator 765-494-6832
Synesael, Tammy Business Analyst - Benefits 765-494-0838
Wallace, Pinnie Benefits Coordinator 765-494-1686
Whited, Tammy Benefits Administrator, Health & Wellness 765-494-8522
Winship, Tatiana Benefits Administrator, Health & Wellness 765-496-7958
Compensation and HR Reporting Team

Focus:  Staff compensation guidelines, job family structure and pay bands, position management, merit process and HR data management


Name Title Email Phone
Gray, Cheryl HR Data & Security Steward, Lead 765-496-0380
Hassenplug, Amanda Compensation Specialist
Helfrich, Jennifer Sr. Manager, HR Data & Analytics 765-496-0466
Krull, David Director of Compensation 765-494-7389
Newman, Lisa Compensation Specialist 765-496-2545
Schultz-Cory, Julie Compensation/Organizational Management Specialist  765-494-7394
Ott, Anthony Business Analyst, Reporting 765-494-7387
Weibel, Nicole Sr. Compensation Analyst 765-494-6434
Executive Team

Focus:  The leaders of each team, along with the Vice President of HR, collaborate for strategic vision and planning and overall human resources management


  • Search staff listing by ‘Executive’ team
Name Title Email Phone
Adeniyi, Adedayo Director, Leadership & Organizational Development 765-494-1683
Austerman, Hannah Administrative Assistant to Vice President for Human Resources 765-494-7395
Baer, Linda Assistant Director, Process Improvement 765-496-7863
Bell, Bill Vice President for Human Resources 765-494-7395
Boyle, Amy Senior Director, Human Resources 765-494-7408
Coulson, Brenda Director, Talent Acquisition 765-494-0603
Krull, David Director of Compensation 765-494-7389
Shaffer, Candace Senior Director, Benefits 765-496-8621
Steele, Sasse HR Strategy and Planning Lead 765-496-7752


Faculty Dual Career and Relocation Services

Focus: Offers concierge services to help faculty settle in the area and assist their partners with employment searches


Name Title Email Phone
Jordan, Jessica Dual Career & Relocation Specialist  765-494-1433
Sailors, Justine Dual Career & Relocation Specialist 765-494-0113


HR Business Partners

Focus: Consult with leadership, managers or supervisor for HR strategic planning, individual or team performance improvements, employee relations, disciplinary guidance, reduction in force procedures


  • Search staff listing by ‘HR Business Partner’ team to locate the representative for your area
Name Title Email Phone
Beaver, Janice Sr. HR Business Partner 765-496-3879
Boyle, Amy Senior Director, Human Resources 765-494-7408
Brose, Laurie Sr. HR Business Partner 765-496-7260
Brown, Bryan HR Business Partner 765-494-4574
Erdman, Sheryl Human Resources Administrative Coordinator 765-494-1421
Jansen, Michelle Assistant Director, Human Resources 765-494-6772
Jones, Dave Sr. HR Business Partner 765-494-0016
Metzinger, Jan Assistant Athletics Director – HR 765-494-5223
Prochno, Katherine Lead HR Business Partner 765-494-3678
Ratcliff, Lauren HR Business Partner 765-494-0106
Rohler, Teresa Administrative Assistant 765-494-1679
Scheffee, Adam Director Human Resources 765-494-0034
Schroeder, Lisa Sr. HR Business Partner 765-494-5960
Tomamichel, Catrina HR Business Partner 765-494-6278
Wade, Matt HR Business Partner 765-496-6292
Leadership and Organizational Development

Focus: Leadership development, professional development, goals and performance, service awards, Spring Fling, assists APSAC and CSSAC


Name Title Email Phone
Adeniyi, Adedayo Director, Leadership & Organizational Development 765-494-1683
Hanson, Carrie Senior Talent Management Specialist 765-494-7397
Jasek, Melissa Associate Talent Management Specialist 765-494-2755
Price, Phil Sr. Talent Management Specialist 765-494-6847
Strawsma, Christine Instructional Design Specialist 765-494-0024
Organizational Effectiveness

Focus: Communication, change management initiatives, process improvement, HR or SuccessFactors-related training resources and process documentation


Name Title Email Phone
Baer, Linda Assistant Director, Process Improvement 765-496-7863
Blankenship, Kerry Organizational Effectiveness Communication Specialist 765-496-3577
Cline, Cathleen Communication Designer/Trainer 765-496-1855
Davis, Cindy Senior Communication Professional 765-496-7432
McPhail, Rodney Graphic Designer 765-496-6630
Moscrip, Dorothy (Cindy) Sr. Training Specialist 765-494-0165
Warren Lobody, Michelle Senior HR Communication Specialist 765-494-7413


Payroll and Tax

Focus: Pay processes including timekeeping, employee or payroll-related actions, personnel actions including terminations, employment taxes, W-2, I-9


Name Title Email Phone
Coleman, Jane Nonresident Tax Administrator 765-496-2344
Coy, Jordan Timekeeping Administrator 765-494-1698
Dilley, Stacie Sr. Timekeeping Technician 765-494-1698
Eberhardt, Kelly Payroll Process Specialist 765-494-1695
Grider, Abigail Associate I-9 Business Analyst & Training Administrator 765-496-9065
Mullins, Donna I-9 Specialist 765-494-6765
Newport, Misty Payroll Administrator 765-494-6793
Pickering, Jene' Payroll Appointment Specialist Team Lead 765-494-6751
Poore, Brittany Payroll Appointment Specialist  765-494-5309
Sanders, Cindy Payroll Administrator 765-494-1701
Smith, Ashlee Business Analyst - Payroll 765-496-7083
Wilken, Jennifer Manager, Payroll & Time Operations 765-494-6829
Vacant Payroll Appointment Specialist


Talent Acquisition

Focus: Serves applicants and hiring supervisors by guiding them through the hiring process; recruiter for all staff positions


Name Title Email Phone
Coulson, Brenda Director, Talent Acquisition 765-494-0603
Arnold, Haley Talent Acquisition Coordinator 765-496-7265
Boone, Monica Recruiting Coordinator 765-494-0097
Ferguson, Stephanie Executive Recruiter  765-494-9418
Flemming, Michele Executive Recruiter 765-496-7259
Hill, Gabrielle (Gabbi) Talent Acquisition Coordinator 765-494-4172
Jones, Breanna Talent Acquisition Specialist 765-494-9513
Mitchell, Darrell Talent Acquisition Specialist 765-494-7418
Morris, Marcia HR Specialist 765-494-1421
Ortiz, Vanessa Talent Acquisition Specialist 765-496-0392
Previs, Ashlin Talent Acquisition Specialist 765-494-6953
Stevens, Richard (Ricky) Talent Acquisition Specialist 765-496-7262
Warren-Glowe, Amanda Talent Acquisition Specialist 765-496-2017