Contact HR

HR Shared Services

HR Shared Services is your first point of contact for all types of employee questions, including benefits, compensation, and supervisor/manager transactions.

To see all staff in each department, view the staff directory.

Office Locations

Main Office

315.443.4042 (press 1 for HR and press 2 for Payroll)
Skytop Office Building, Suite 101
640 Skytop Rd.
Syracuse, NY 13244-5300

For driving directions, click “view larger map.” Free visitor parking is available.

Office Hours

Academic year office hours for Syracuse University are 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. These hours begin on Monday of the first week of classes in August, and remain in effect until the Friday before Commencement in May.

Summer office hours are 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. These hours begin the Monday after commencement and remain in effect until the Friday before the first week of classes of the fall semester.

Staff Directory

Please Note: All phone numbers begin with 315.443.xxxx.

Staff Member/Title
5459Andrew Gordon, Sr. VP/Chief Human Resources
6311Raquel Patterson, Director of Operations and Administration
5462Karen Morrissey, Associate Vice President of Human
HR Business Partners
1914Amanda Barbuto, Senior HR Business Partner
Serving Newhouse School of Public Communications, Office of the General Counsel, Whitman School of Management and Enrollment and the Student Experience.
2099Lindsay Blair, Senior HR Business Partner
Serving David B. Falk College of Sport and Human Dynamics, College of Engineering and Computer Science, School of Architecture, School of Information Studies, and the School of Education.
4333Karin Botto, Senior HR Business Partner
5367Alyssa Campbell, Interim Senior HR Business Partner
Serving Business, Finance and Administrative Services and College of Law.
6719David Chaplin, Senior HR Business Partner
Serving College of Visual & Performing Arts, Arts & Sciences and Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs.
9287Salina Hoque, HR Business Partner
Serving Academic Affairs, Graduate School, Hendricks Chapel, Information Technology Services, Library, Communications and Marketing and SU Abroad.
5459Andrew Gordon, providing support to Board of Trustees, Chancellor's Department, Office of Human Resources, Advancement and External Affairs, Athletics, Institute for Veterans and Military Families, Government Relations and Community Engagement and University
8044Sarah Azria, Director of Benefits
2097Jennifer McLaughlin, Senior Benefits
2413Kristen Otter, Senior Benefits
2349Pamela Socker, Director of Compensation
4824Amanda Cooper, Compensation
5371Monica Hobika, Compensation
HR Information Technology
1021Todd Acker, Functional Business
1956Kathi Donahue, Functional Business
1204Kyle Rivers, Functional Business
Labor Relations
9095Denise Dyce, Director of Labor Relations, Labor and Employment
2384Cathy Bottari, Labor Relations Senior
Organizational Development & Training
7612Pam Gavenda, Associate Director, Organizational Development &
Talent Management
3666Davine Bey, Director of Talent
4823Sharon Cole, Talent Acquisition
2552Renard Harris, Talent Acquisition
2843Nana Hirabayashi, Dual Career Consultant/Talent Acquisition
3215Megan Law, Talent Acquisition
3218Max Mathieson, Talent Acquisition
Naqibullah Salarzai, Talent Acquisition
4224Cheromaine Smith, Talent Acquisition
2378Alondra Zimmerman, Talent Acquisition
HR Shared Services
5839Jim Mennig, Director of Shared
4042Genna Bersani, Senior Advisor, Shared Services
4042Casey Green, Shared Services Representative
4042Lindsay Heil, Senior Advisor, Shared Services
4042Michelle Johnson, Shared Services Manager
9687Wendy Lockwood, Accounting
4042Hannah Palladino, Shared Services
4042Yasmein Shehadeh, Shared Services
4042Peter Skomsky, HR Quality Assurance
4042Nicole Torres, Shared Services
4042Kim Vanderhoef, Senior Advisor, Shared
4042Caitlin Welker, Shared Services
4042Rebecca Wolken , Shared Services
4193Gail Grozalis, Executive Director of Faculty and Staff
5472Kim DeStefano, Wellness Program

For general questions or if you aren’t sure who to call, please contact HR Shared Services at 315.443.4042 for assistance.