Division of Personnel Services Directory/Contact Information

Personnel Services

Area Contact Phone
Catastrophic Sick Leave Heather Williams, Ed.D., Executive Director (951) 826-6673
Collective Bargaining Agreements/Handbooks Steven Hovey, Chief Personnel Officer (951) 826-6677
Employee Complaints, Program Violations, and Title IX Heather Williams, Ed.D., Executive Director (951) 826-6673
Employee Discipline and Investigations Heather Williams, Ed.D., Executive Director (951) 826-6673
Employee Evaluations Heather Williams, Ed.D., Executive Director (951) 826-6673
Employee Resignations/Retirements Steven Hovey, Chief Personnel Officer (951) 826-6677
Employee Sign-ups Jason Jones, Ed.D., Director (951) 826-6664
Grievances Steven Hovey, Chief Personnel Officer (951) 826-6677
Leave Requests – Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) Geneen Barreras, Personnel Analyst (951) 826-6506
Katie Knezic, Personnel Analyst (951) 826-6644
Leave Requests – Personal Leave of Absence Steven Hovey, Chief Personnel Officer (951) 826-6677
Live Scan Fingerprinting Rhonda Nodal, Administrator (951) 826-6665
Personnel Action Request Geneen Barreras, Personnel Analyst (951) 826-6506
Katie Knezic, Personnel Analyst (951) 826-6644
Recruitments – Management Sean Grycel, Director (951) 826-6522
Jason Jones, Ed.D., Director (951) 826-6664
Recruitments – Certificated Adam Bailey, Ph.D., Administrator (951) 826-6256
Recruitments – Classified Rhonda Nodal, Administrator (951) 826-6665
Substitutes (Absence Management System) Sean Grycel, Director (951) 826-6522
Jason Jones, Ed.D., Director (951) 826-6664
Subpoenas (for work related matters) Sean Grycel, Director (951) 826-6522
Jason Jones, Ed.D., Director (951) 826-6664
Temporary Contract Management Specialist Sean Grycel, Director (951) 826-6522
Jason Jones, Ed.D., Director (951) 826-6664
Karina Landeros, Senior Personnel Technician (951) 826-6503
Jesikhaa Truslow, Senior Personnel Technician (951) 826-6445

Risk Management

Dana Ruvalcaba, Director, Benefits and Risk Management Services
(951) 826-6443

Area Contact Phone
Accident/Injury Hotline Company Nurse (877) 518-6702
Certificates of Insurance Cassadi Boyd (951) 826-6824
Child Abuse Hotline – Riverside County (800) 442-4918
Child Abuse Hotline – Outside of Riverside County (800) 442-4453
Disability Insurance Benefits Technicians (951) 826-6824
Health Benefits Benefits Technicians (951) 826-6824
Safe Schools Online Trainings Cassadi Boyd (951) 826-6824
Safety Brynne Grawe, Assistant Risk Manager (951) 826-6509
Tax Sheltered Annuities (TSA)/403b/457b Geneen Barreras, Personnel Analyst (951) 826-6506
Katie Knezic, Personnel Analyst (951) 826-6644
Unemployment Insurance Leah Kraft McGee, Accounting Technician (951) 826-6542
Workers’ Compensation Benefits Technicians (951) 826-6824

Credentials

Area Contact Phone
All Credential-related Matters Jenny Teresi, Administrator (951) 826-6669

Other

Area Phone
California State Teachers Retirement System (STRS) (800) 228-5453
STRS Regional Counseling Office (909) 388-5700
California Public Employees Retirement System (PERS) (888) 225-7377