Meet the Staff

Patricia Parham

Assistant Vice President for Human Resources

Reach out to me (as opposed to other HR team members) for:

  • Policy/Procedure Interpretation
  • Suggestions
  • Concerns about HR Practices
  • Supervisor or Peer Conflict
  • Complaints of Discrimination/Harassment
  • Disciplinary Matters
  • Workplace Misconduct Issues
  • Oversight: HR Operations
  • Just to vent! Just to talk! Just to brainstorm an issue!

pparham@callutheran.edu

(805) 493-3185

Roxanne Robinson-Jones

Assistant Director of Human Resources

Reach out to me for:

  • Performance Reviews
  • Interactive Process and Accommodations
  • Modified Duty Requests
  • Training and Development/Learning Management Systems
  • Oversight: Benefits Administration and HR Data/Information Systems

rrrobins@callutheran.edu

(805) 493-3177

Nicholas Hughes

Human Resources Analyst

Reach out to me for:

  • Development of Recruitment Strategies
  • Job Postings and Applicant Activity
  • Guidance to Search Committee/Hiring Managers
  • Screening/Interview Procedures and Rating Criteria
  • Compliance with University Hiring/Selection Policies
  • Development/Maintenance of Job Descriptions
  • Position/Grade Analysis, Including Exempt vs. Non-Exempt Status

nhughes@callutheran.edu

(805) 493-3824

Lindsay Grange

Human Resources Specialist - HR Data/Information Systems

Reach out to me for:

  • Onboarding and Separation Process
  • HR System Reports
  • Unemployment Claims
  • HRIS System (Colleague)
  • Implementation and Maintenance of eMAP System
  • Directory Information
  • HR Record Keeping/Data Integrity
  • Access to Personnel Files

lgrange@callutheran.edu

(805) 493-3657

Sydney Newmark

Human Resources Assistant

Reach out to me for: 

  • Scheduling a meeting with the Assistant Vice President of Human Resources
  • General Customer Service and HR Information/Support
  • Staff Development Calendar and Registration
  • HR Activities and Meetings, i.e. Getting to Know Our University and Staff Service Awards
  • HR Updates

snewmark@callutheran.edu

(805) 493-3354

Sheann Avery

Employee Engagement and Communications Specialist

Reach out to me for:

  • Employee Engagement and Communication Issues
  • Employee Satisfaction and Retention Matters
  • Exit Interviews and Stay Interviews
  • Onboarding Milestone Check-ins
  • Return to Work From Leave Procedures
  • Lactation Accommodations
  • Liaison between the Office of the President and the Human Resources Department

sdavery@callutheran.edu

(805) 493-3846

Currently Vacant

Human Resources Specialist - Employee Benefits

Responsible for:

  • Leaves of Absence
  • Injuries on the Job
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance Plan Administration
  • Trip Reduction
  • Education Benefit
  • Retirement Plan
  • Employee Assistance Plan (EAP)
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