Contact Us

The HR Office is currently closed for walk-ins, appointments only. 

The HR team will be working remotely, available on email, phone and Zoom appointments throughout each day. You may call or email us for assistance directly, or for general questions or inquires, you may call or email: 206-296-5870 or We will also be available in the office by appointment only. One administrative staff member will be present on campus between the hours of 10 am-12 pm, on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday to process and distribute items that come to our group by mail or fax. Our team will ensure that the below tasks will still be addressed promptly in service to our employees.  

We are still accepting forms via email and fax (206)296-2100.  

  • Employment verifications 
  • Leave of absences applications 
  • I-9 forms for all new hires  
  • Unemployment claims and Fidelity payment requests for former employees 
  • Tuition remission forms 
  • Legal documents or notifications 

Mailing Address

Human Resources
Seattle University
901 12th Avenue
Seattle, WA 98122-1090

Phone: (206) 296-5870
Fax: (206) 296-2100 

Office Address

Rianna 200
718 12th Avenue
Seattle, WA 98122-1090

HR Leadership Team:

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Michelle Clements

Vice President, Human Resources

Phone: 206-296-5870

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Jeff Pixler

HR Director, Faculty & Staff Partnerships & Services

Phone: 206-296-2132


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Mary Dawson

HR Director, Faculty & Staff Relations, Recruiting, & Learning & Development

Phone: 206-296-5865

HR Team:


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Alexa Goodman

HR Partner, Employee Relations

Phone: 206-296-5866

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Beimnet Negussie

Front Desk Administrative Assistant

Phone: 206-296-5870

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Bre Smith

HR Partner, Operations & Projects

Phone: 206-220-8537




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Brittney Marzest

HR Program Manager, Recruiting & New Employee Experience

Phone: 206-296-2133

  • Applicant Tracking System Support
  • Staff Interviewing and Hiring
  • Rising Redhawks Onboarding & Orientation Program
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Dana Frankenberg

HR Manager, Compensation & Operations

Phone: 206-220-8538

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Kim Johnson

Executive Coordinator

Phone: 206-296-2466

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Meghan van der Sluys

HR Program Manager, Benefits & Leave

Phone: 206-296-5867

  • Benefit Inquiries
  • Leave of Absence Requests
  • Tuition Remission Program
  • Retirement Distributions

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Paige Powers

HR Partner, People Analytics, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion, Learning & Development

Phone: 206-296-5868

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Sandra Brierley

Faculty Services Manager

Phone: 206-398-4422

  • Tenure-Track and Non-Tenure-Track Faculty
  • Faculty Policy & Procedure
  • Faculty Recruitments
  • Emeritus Appointments

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