HR Staff Directory

All Human Resources staff may be reached by calling the askHR Customer Service Center at 631-5900

Organization Chart

HR Organization Chart

Office of the Vice President for Human Resources (FAX: 631-6926)

Name Title
Robert McQuade Vice President for Human Resources
Kristy Leininger Officer Assistant
Anna McKeever Communications Program Manager

Benefits and Compensation (FAX: 631-8263)

Name Title
Denise Murphy Director of Benefits and Compensation
Scott Hershberger Compensation and Benefits Manager
Rachel Otwinowski Benefits Program Manager
Kevin Mospan Benefits Program Manager
Mandy Crowley Compensation Analyst
Ashley Becker Compensation Analyst
Becky Umbach Benefits Specialist
Mike Scott Finance Program Manager

Human Resources Consultants (FAX: 631-6862)

Name Title Departments served
Mark Kocovski Sr. Director – People Services & HR Consulting Office of the President, Office of the Executive Vice President, Office of Human Resources, Investment Office, Economic Development
Lori Maurer Associate Director – HR Consulting Provost’s Office, Athletics, Institute for Education Initiatives (IEI) / Alliance for Catholic Education (ACE), School of Architecture, Office of Information Technology, VP Mission Engagement & Church Affairs
Megan Costigan Sr. Human Resources Consultant NDI
Sharon Hawkins Sr. Human Resources Consultant Campus Safety & University Operations, Building Management, Building Services, Campus Work Control Center, Sustainability, Warehouse, Delivery & Transportation (Central Receiving, General Services, Mail Distribution, Recycling, Surplus Property, Transportation Services), Aviation, Custodial Services, Land ’O Lakes, Campus Card Office, Cedar Grove Cemetery, Hammes Notre Dame Bookstore & Retail Operations, Licensing, Notre Dame Clubs & Concessions
Sandra Garcia Human Resources Consultant Campus Dining, St. Michael’s Laundry, University Enterprises & Events
Ten Gray Human Resources Consultant NDFD, NDPD, Risk Management & Safety, Facilities Design & Operations, Morris Inn & ND Conference Center, VenueND, Game Day, Special Events
Kim Patton Human Resources Consultant College of Engineering, College of Arts & Letters, College of Science, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center, General Counsel, Idea Center, Inspired Leadership Institute, Kaneb Center for Teaching & Learning, ND Research, Office of Military and Veterans Affairs, University Relations
Jennifer LaPrad Human Resources Consultant OSPIR, Keough School of Global Affairs, Mendoza College of Business, Graduate School, Office of Digital Learning, Finance, Academic Services for Student Athletes, Law School

Office of Institutional Equity

The Office of Institutional Equity leads the University’s efforts to preserve a workplace environment that is welcoming, diverse, and free from harassment, discrimination, and retaliation. For assistance, please call 631-0444.

Name Title
Erin Oliver Assistant Vice President
Bernard Akatu Sr. Investigator OIE/HR Projects
Amber Monroe Title IX Service Manager
Lynn Kalamaros Sr. Equity Specialist
Mike Colonna Sr. Equity Specialist
Monique Frazier Equal Opportunity &Access Program Manager
Shannon Sparazynski Compliance Program Manager

Staff Diversity and Inclusion

Name Title
Eric Love Director, Staff Diversity and Inclusion

Talent Consulting

Name Title
Linda Costas Director – Talent Consulting

Talent Acquisition & Learning & Organizational Development

Name Title
Matthew Blazejewski Director – Talent Acquisition & Learning & Organizational Development
Jeff Shyne Manager, Learning & Organizational Development
LaTonia Ferguson Learning & Organizational Development Consultant
Susan Hurley Learning & Organizational Development Specialist
Bryan Reaume Learning & Organizational Development Program Manager (University Relations)
Mary Flynt Learning & Organizational Development Coordinator (University Relations)
Sara Ermeti Dual Career Assistance Program Manager
Adrienne Anderson Diversity Recruiting Program Manager
Caity Daus Talent Acquisition Consultant
Susan Hlade Talent Acquisition Consultant
Shawn Oliver Talent Acquisition Consultant
Tara Gilchrist Sr. Talent Acquisition Consultant (University Relations)
Sheri Egendoerfer Talent Acquisition Coordinator (University Relations)

People Services (FAX: 631-8263)

Please contact AskHR at 631-5900

Name Title
Mark Kocovski Sr. Director – People Services & HR Consulting
Theresa Dockery Director – People Services
Kevin Birch Manager – People Services
Laura Picking Manager – People Services
Diana Placzkowski HR Effectiveness Program Manager
Sarah Biggs Associate
Heather Hooley Associate
Alicia Ivy Associate
Hilary Loso Associate
Joyce Ndegwa Associate
Jessica Orta Associate
Erica Roberts Associate
Tonya Robinson Associate
Kelly Stultz Associate
Farida Suhardjo Associate
Mary Warner Associate
Steve Cohen HRIS Analyst
Sandy Kemp HRIS Analyst
Matt McCubbins HRIS Analyst
Lindsey Meyer HRIS Analyst