Celebrating staff in HR and the Division of the VPCHRO

On Tuesday, June 25, Mary Opperman, Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer, celebrated 32 members of the Division and the HR Community celebrating milestone anniversaries this year. Congratulations, and thank you all for your dedicated service!

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5 years of service

Janet Camilli, HR Assistant for CALS

Toral Patel, Diversity and Inclusion Specialist for the Department of Inclusion and Workforce Diversity

Caitlin Schickel, Program Coordinator for the Center for Regional Economic Advancement

Tom Schryver, Executive Director for the Center for Regional Economic Advancement

Jessica Townley, HR Assistant for Cornell AgriTech

Jum Warritay, Associate Director and actor for CITE


10 years of service

Pamela Hampton, Project Associate for Entrepreneurship Programs with the Center for Regional Economic Advancement

Amy Layton, Work/Life Program Coordinator 

Lucy Pola, Assistant Director of HR for the College of Human Ecology

Cynthia Santos, Payroll and Operations Manager for CALS

Susan Walter, Administrative Assistant to the Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer


15 years of service

Veronica Banks, Senior Consultant for HR Analytics

Melanie Ciotoli, Director of Human Resources and Organizational Effectiveness for Student & Campus Life

Linda Croll Howell, Director of HR Analytics

Sandy Dhimitri, Assistant Dean for HR in the College of Human Ecology, and Academic HR Director

Brenda Joly, Human Resources Assistant in Administrative HR

Donna-Marie Parker, HR Director for Facilities and Campus Services

Jim Sheridan, Senior Management Consultant in the Department of Organizational Development and Talent Management


20 years of service

Mary Ammerman, HR Assistant in the College of Arts and Sciences 

Berta Davidson, Systems Analyst for HRIS

Jessica Divell, HR Assistant for the College of Veterinary Medicine

Nicola Hanna, Human Resource and Payroll Coordinator for the Law School


25 years of service

Jennifer Coningsby, Associate Director of the HR Services and Transitions Center


30 years of service

Janet Beebe, Administrative Assistant for the HR Services and Transitions Center

Tammy Dunlop, Counselor for the HR Services and Transitions Center

Tina Henry, HR Assistant for the College of Engineering 

Rick Kuhar, Director of Human Resources for the SC Johnson College of Business

Lisa Rhoads, HR Assistant for the SC Johnson College of Business

Pam Strausser, Senior Consultant for Academic HR


35 years of service

Pam Dollaway, Associate Director of HR for Student and Campus Life

Ellie Stotler, Systems Analyst for HRIS

Karen Wilcox, HR Assistant for the College of Veterinary Medicine