Contact Us

The Human Resource Office is only accepting scheduled appointments and is closed for walk-ins.

Office Contact Information

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

To better serve you, we have created the following specialized inboxes for you to use that routes your email directly to the working group that can best assist you.


For benefits and retirement-related questions/requests: 

For leave requests and questions: 

For questions or information about staff recruiting, hiring, applications: 

For training and development-related questions/requests: 

For information or questions about compensation: 

For ADA accommodations: 

For inquiries or concerns related to faculty and/or staff relations: 

For any and all HR forms please share those with: 

For questions about Annual Staff Performance Reviews (APR): 

For new and rehired faculty transcripts: 

For any questions or inquiries about Academic Operations: 


HR Leadership Team

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Jerron Lowe

Vice President for Human Resources and Chief Human Resources Officer

Phone: (206) 296-5868

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Maggie Ricketts

HR Director, Talent Acquisition, Development, & People Analytics

Phone: 206-398-4997

  • Staff Recruitment
  • New Hire Experience
  • Training & Development
  • Annual Performance Review Process
  • Flexwork Program
  • HR Systems
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Albert Vanderhoeven

HR Director, Benefits and HR Systems

Phone: (206) 296-2132

HR Team

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Sandra Brierley

HR Manager, Academic Operations

Phone: 206-398-4422

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


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Angela Deppe

Benefits Services Specialist

Phone: 206-296-5816

  • General Benefit Inquiries
  • Benefit Enrollment and Changes in PlanSource
  • Tuition Remission Program 
  • Vacation or Sick Time Accrual
  • Retirement and COBRA
  • Tuition Reimbursement 


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Dana Frankenberg

HR Manager, Compensation & Operations

Phone: 206-220-8538

  • Staff Compensation Program
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Brittany Goff

HR Partner, Training, Performance & HR Communications

Phone: (206) 296-5867

  • Annual Staff Performance Review process
  • Training & Development
  • Compliance Training
  • Flexwork Program Support
  • HR Communications
  • LinkedIn Learning Licenses
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Jessie Guisler

HR Assistant

  • Honored Retirees
  • Staff Resignations/Terminations
  • Prior Service Credit
  • Staff Verification of Employment
  • Staff Supplemental Pay Forms
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Mandy Hayes

HR Systems Specialist

Phone: 206-296-5823

  • Staff Data Requests
  • Internal Data Analysis, Metrics, and Processing
  • HRIS Integrations
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Ellen Huelmann

HR Manager, Faculty & Staff Relations

Phone: 206-296-5827

  • Performance management
  • Corrective action plans
  • Coaching & Mediation
  • Policy, handbook & collective bargaining agreements interpretation
  • Trainings & labor negotiations
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Becky Rowe

HR Partner, Hiring & New Employee Experience

Phone: 206-296-2133

  • Staff Hiring and Recruiting
  • Staff Onboarding
  • New Employee Orientation
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Theo Savini

HR Assistant

  • Temporary Hiring and Recruiting
  • Temp Onboarding
  • Volunteers
  • HR inbox
  • Unemployment claims
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Lorena Toledo-Eastey

HR Academic Operations Specialist

  • Adjunct Faculty
  • Affiliate Faculty
  • Faculty Onboarding
  • Faculty Verifications of Employment


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