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 Location

621 Skytop Road, Suite 1001
Syracuse, NY 13244-5300

For driving directions, click “view larger map.” Free visitor parking is available in the 621 Skytop North lot.

Academic year office hours for Syracuse University are 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. These hours begin on the 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.

PhoneStaff Member, TitleEmail
5459Andrew Gordon, Sr. VP/Chief Human Resources
6311Raquel Patterson, Director of Operations and Administration
6652Holley Musak, Administrative
6789Fan Yang, Senior HR Data
HR Business Partners
1914Amanda Barbuto, Senior HR Business Partner
Serving Newhouse School of Public Communications, Office of the General Counsel, Office of Diversity & Inclusion, Whitman School of Management, Enrollment Management, The Student Experience, School of Architecture, Athletics.
1960Michelle Johnson, HR Business Partner
Serving Whitman School of Management, School of Architecture
2099Lindsay Blair, Senior HR Business Partner
Serving David B. Falk College of Sport and Human Dynamics, College of Engineering and Computer Science, School of Information Studies, School of Education, Academic Affairs (excluding Enrollment Management), Graduate School, Library, SU Abroad.
4333Karin Botto, Senior HR Business Partner
Serving College of Professional Studies, Hendricks Chapel, Strategic Initiatives and Innovation: Institute for Veterans and Military Families, Government Relations and Community Engagement, Advancement and External Affairs.
9287 Eric Kay, Senior HR Business Partner
Serving Arts & Sciences, Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, College of Law.
4916Kathleen LaFex, Employee Relations Partner
6719Jodi Mangano, HR Business Partner
Serving Business, Finance and Administrative Services, Student Experience- Campus Safety Emergency Services.
2744Dana Sovocool, Senior HR Business Partner
Serving Information Technology Services, Communications, Marketing, College of Visual & Performing Arts.
5459Andrew Gordon, providing support to the Board of Trustees, Chancellor's Department, Office of Human
8044Sarah Azria, Director of Benefits Strategy &
2097Jennifer McLaughlin, Senior Benefits
2413Kristen Otter, Senior Benefits
2349Pamela Socker, Director of Compensation
4824Amanda Cooper, Senior Compensation
5371Monica Hobika, Senior Compensation
2488Kajsa Kenney, Compensation
HR Information
1956Kathi Donahue, Associate Director,
1021Christine Brophy, Functional Business
4224Cheromaine Smith, Functional Business Analyst
Labor Relations
9095Denise Dyce, Associate Vice President, Labor and Employee
2384Cathy Bottari, Associate Director of Labor
7186Meghan Graham, Labor Relations
5869Heather Keegan, Senior Labor Relations
Organizational Development &
7612Pam Gavenda, Associate Director, Organizational Development &
5969Shaniqua Campbell, Talent Acquisition
3656Darren Cobb, Talent Acquisition
4823Sharon Cole, Senior Talent Acquisition
3218Samantha Costello, Talent Acquisition
1204Anthony Fano, Talent Acquisition
7241Haven Flowers, Talent Management
2843Nana Hirabayashi, Dual Career Consultant/Talent Acquisition
3215Megan Law, Associate Director, Talent
2552Allie Szczerba, Talent Management
2378Alondra Zimmerman, Talent Acquisition
HR Shared
5839Jim Mennig, Director of Shared
4042Katryna Anyango, Shared Services
4042Genna Bersani, Senior Advisor, Shared Services
4042Hannah Emhoff, Shared Services
4042Casey Green, Leave of Absence
4042Adam Kemp, Shared Services
4042Caitlin McDonald, Shared Services Representative
4042Hannah Palladino, Senior Advisor, Shared Services
4042Lauren Regan, Budget Support Associate
4042Nazir Safi, Shared Services
4042Peter Skomsky, HR Quality Assurance
4042Olivia Tamburro, Shared Services
4042Nicole Torres, Shared Services Representative
4042Jennifer Wagner, Shared Services
4042Dominique Williams, Shared Services
4042Erica Wynn-Kearse, HR Shared Services
4193Gail Grozalis, Executive Director of Faculty and Staff
5472Kim DeStefano, Senior Health and Wellness

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