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Human Resource Service Center

Main Unit Number: 512-471-HRSC (4772) or toll-free 1-800-687-4178
Service Email Account: hrsc@austin.utexas.edu
Fax Number: 512-232-3524

The HR mailing address is: HR, 101 E. 27th Street STOP J5600, Austin, TX 78712-1573
Campus Mail Code: J5600

Records Unit Number: 512-471-5127
Records Service Email Account: hrsc-records@utlists.utexas.edu

Name Phone Email Address Office
Jim McElroy
512-471-4699 jim.mcelroy@austin.utexas.edu NOA 2.216
Nohemi Cazares
Customer Service Specialist
512-475-6081 nohemi.cazares@austin.utexas.edu NOA 2.226D
Regina Garza
Onboarding Specialist
512-475-9060 regina.garza@austin.utexas.edu NOA 2.206

Kim Heath
Onboarding Specialist

512-475-8043 kimberly.heath@austin.utexas.edu NOA 2.212
Adriana Bustos Cruz
Customer Service Specialist
512-471-4772 abustoscruz@austin.utexas.edu NOA 2.226B
Jeanette Rodriguez
Customer Service Specialist


NOA 2.226E
Robin Jarman
Records and Onboarding Manager
512-471-8545 robin.jarman@austin.utexas.edu NOA 2.202
Mary Lopez
HR Representative
512-475-8058 mary.lopez@austin.utexas.edu NOA 2.208

Angela Scheer
Onboarding Specialist

512-232-7951 angela.scheer@austin.utexas.edu NOA 2.200N
Ayesha Shaikh
Onboarding Specialist
512-475-8038 ayesha.shaikh@austin.utexas.edu NOA 2.210
Tracy Torres
Customer Service Specialist
512-471-4772 tracy.torres@austin.utexas.edu NOA 2.226C

Latina Woods
Customer Service Specialist

512-471-4772 Latina.woods@austin.utexas.edu NOA 2.226A

HR Support Services

Main Unit Number: 512-471-5466
Service Email Account: HRSS@austin.utexas.edu

Name Phone Email Address Office
Percy Bedford
Sr. HR Support Specialist
512-471-8330 pbedford@austin.utexas.edu FC1 3.210
Sean Kopaniasz
HR Representative
512-471-2989 sean.kopaniasz@austin.utexas.edu NOA 2.322
Jessica Perea
512-471-2684 jperea@austin.utexas.edu NOA 2.314
Johnna Price
HR Representative


FC1 3.210
Chrystal Riley
Lead HR Coordinator


FC1 3.210
Dawn Sample
HR Coordinator


PPE 4.310
Cynthia Manchaca
HR Assistant
512-475-7944 cynthia.manchaca@austin.utexas.edu FC1 3.210
Kristina Mendez
HR Support Specialist


FC1 3.210
Angela Schoolar


FC1 3.210B
Lizneth Sparrow
HR Support Specialist
512-232-8317 LSparrow@austin.utexas.edu FC1 3.210
Wendy Whipple
Sr. HR Support Specialist
512-475-7946 wendy.whipple@austin.utexas.edu FC1 3.210

Annette Williams
Senior HR Coordinator



FC1 3.210

Office of the Associate Vice President for Human Resources

Main Unit Number: 512-471-5961
Service Email Account: hrs-admin@austin.utexas.edu
Fax Number: 512-471-8464
Campus Mail Code: J5600

Name Phone Email Address Office
Debra Kress
Associate Vice President for HR
512-475-8029 debra.kress@austin.utexas.edu NOA 3.200
Michele Bennett
Administrative Associate
512-475-9706 michele.bennett@austin.utexas.edu NOA 3.306

Lauren Gandy
Administrative Assistant

512-232-7901 lauren.gandy@austin.utexas.edu NOA 2.200
Amy Greenspan
Student Employment Coordinator
512-475-8015 amy.greenspan@austin.utexas.edu NOA 2.324
Daisy Hernandez
Administrative Assistant
512-475-7818 daisy.hernandez@austin.utexas.edu NOA 3.302
Roxane Hinton
Executive Assistant to Debra Kress
512-232-8587 roxane.hinton@austin.utexas.edu NOA 3.208
Jennifer Nelson
Sr. Administrative Associate
512-475-8026 jennifer.nelson@austin.utexas.edu NOA 3.302B

Wilhem Oliva
Administrative Associate

512-471-5961 woliva@austin.utexas.edu NOA 3.200
Ernest Ortega
Administrative Assistant
512-475-8031 ernest.ortega@austin.utexas.edu NOA 2.204
Rebecca Parks
HR Office Manager
512-475-8019 rebecca.parks@austin.utexas.edu NOA 3.334

Kimberly Sullivan
Conflict Management and
Dispute Resolution Officer

512-471-6638 kimberly.sullivan@austin.utexas.edu NOA 3.210

Strategic Workforce Solutions

Main Unit Number: 512-475-7200
Service Email Account: hrs.sws@austin.utexas.edu
Main Fax Number: 512-232-3523

Name Phone Email Address Office
Karen Chawner
512-232-2160 karen.chawner@austin.utexas.edu NOA 2.346
Kirsha Del Pino
Principal HR Consultant
512-475-8018 kirsha.delpino@austin.utexas.edu NOA 2.340
Vicki Fuchs
HR Partner
512-475-8021 vicki.fuchs@austin.utexas.edu NOA 2.352
Alisa Hagan
Lead HR Partner
512-475-8034 alisa.hagan@austin.utexas.edu NOA 2.338
Nicole Karas
HR Partner
512-475-6586 nicole.karas@austin.utexas.edu NOA 2.348
Christine Maldonado
Compensation Specialist
512-475-8036 christine.maldonado@austin.utexas.edu NOA 2.342
Norma Fernandez Perez
HR Partner
512-475-8042 norma.fernandez@austin.utexas.edu NOA 2.344

Traci Reston-Householder
HR Partner



NOA 2.336


Name Phone Email Address Office
Adrienne Howarth-Moore
Director, HealthPoint
512-471-9104 adrienne.howarth-moore@austin.utexas.edu NOA 3.302D
Kelly Lomasney
Principal HR Consultant
512-471-5523 kelly.lomasney@austin.utexas.edu NOA 3.326

Benefits (Insurance, Retirement, Leave Management, and Workers’ Compensation)

Main Unit Number: 512-471-HRSC (4772) or toll-free 1-800-687-4178
Main Service Email Account: hrsc@austin.utexas.edu
Main Fax Number: 512-232-3524

Leave & Workers’ Compensation Number: 512-475-8099
Leave & Workers’ Compensation Email: HRS-LM@austin.utexas.edu
Leave & Workers’ Compensation Fax: 512-471-7008

Name Phone Email Address Office
Steven Blackwell
Benefits Manager
512-475-6956 steven.blackwell@austin.utexas.edu NOA 3.302F
Jennifer Garcia
Benefits Specialist
512-475-8053 jennifer.garcia@austin.utexas.edu NOA 3.348
Laura Mackey
Benefits Specialist
512-475-8024 laura.mackey@austin.utexas.edu NOA 3.338
Sean Liles
Benefits Specialist
512-475-8028 sean.liles@austin.utexas.edu NOA 3.340
Cynthia Nguyen
Benefits Specialist
512-475-8045 cynthia.nguyen@austin.utexas.edu NOA 3.344

Rob Richardson
Benefits Specialist

512-471-5361 rob.richardson@austin.utexas.edu NOA 3.336
Bonnie Wilson
Benefits Specialist
512-475-8054 bonnie.wilson@austin.utexas.edu NOA 3.342

HealthPoint Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

Main Unit Number: 512-471-3366
Service Email Account: eap@austin.utexas.edu
Fax Number: 512-475-8558

The EAP mailing address is: EAP, 101 E. 27th Street STOP A9200, Austin, TX 78712-1540
Campus Mail Code: A9200

HealthPoint EAP website: http://hr.utexas.edu/eap/

Name Phone Email Address Office
Susan Harnden
EAP Manager, Senior Social Worker
512-471-3366 susan.harnden@austin.utexas.edu NOA 4.200
Mary Bade
Senior Psychologist
512-471-3366 mbade@austin.utexas.edu NOA 4.200
Deborah Sharp
Senior Social Worker
512-471-3366 deborah.sharp@austin.utexas.edu NOA 4.200
Jeff Stellmach
Senior Social Worker
512-471-3366 jeff.stellmach@austin.utexas.edu NOA 4.200

HealthPoint Occupational Health Program (OHP)

Main Unit Number: 512-471-4OHP (4647)
Service Email Account: HealthPoint.OHP@austin.utexas.edu
Fax Number: 512-471-2666

The OHP mailing address is: OHP, 101 E. 27th Street STOP A9250, Austin, TX 78712-1735
Campus Mail Code: A9250

HealthPoint OHP website: http://hr.utexas.edu/current/services/ohp.html

Name Phone Email Address Office
Kimberly Craig
Senior Occupational Health Nurse
512-471-4OHP kimberly.craig@austin.utexas.edu NOA 3.314
Janelle Wilt
Staff Nurse
512-471-4OHP janelle.wilt@austin.utexas.edu NOA 3.302

HealthPoint Work-life Balance and Wellness Program

Main Unit Number: 512-475-7207
Service Email Account: HealthPoint.wellness@austin.utexas.edu
HealthPoint Wellness website: http://sites.utexas.edu/wellness/

Name Phone Email Address Office
Claire Hahn
Wellness Manager
512-475-7207 claire.moore@austin.utexas.edu NOA 3.302C
Nosse Ovienmhada
Tobacco Free Campus Coordinator


NOA 3.312

Organization Effectiveness

Main Unit Number: 512-475-7200
Service Email Account: hrs-admin@austin.utexas.edu
Fax Number: 512-471-8464

Name Phone Email Address Office
Elida Lee
512-232-2325 elida.lee@austin.utexas.edu NOA 3.204
Erika Frahm
Sr. Program Coordinator
512-471-8742 efrahm@austin.utexas.edu NOA 3.322
Emil Kresl
HR Productivity & Outreach Advisor
512-471-0797 kresl@austin.utexas.edu NOA 3.318


UTemps (Temporary Placement Services)

Main Unit Number: 512-232-TEMP (8367)
Service Email Account: utemps@austin.utexas.edu
Fax Number: 512-232-3524

Name Phone Email Address Office
Nora Murillo
HR Coordinator
512-475-7278 nora.murillo@austin.utexas.edu NOA 2.354

Binta Brown
Career Placement Coordinator

512-232-7951 binta.brown@austin.utexas.edu NOA 2.328
Carlos Caravantes
HR Representative
512-475-8049 carlos.caravantes@austin.utexas.edu

NOA 2.224

Liza Cracco
Onboarding Specialist

512-475-8017 liza.cracco@austin.utexas.edu NOA 2.318
Marisela Ortiz
Recruiting Assistant III
512-475-7277 marisela.ortiz@austin.utexas.edu

NOA 2.222


Workforce Analytics

Fax Number: 512-232-3524

Name Phone Email Address Office
John Moore, Ph.D.
512-475-8062 john.moore@austin.utexas.edu

NOA 3.332

Karen Blanchette
Workforce Analyst
512-475-8055 karen.blanchette@austin.utexas.edu NOA 3.218