Contact Our Team
Vice President of Human Resources & Compliance
Vice President of Human Resources & ComplianceACoffey@messiah.edu 717-796-1800 ext. 3320
The Vice President is responsible for the overall management of human resources, college-wide compliance programming, and oversight of the college’s legal services. Amanda also serves as the College’s Title IX coordinator. Contact the Vice President regarding employee and supervisory counseling, employee relations issues, performance management, staff training and development, harassment and discrimination complaints and issues regarding compliance.
Assistant Director; Manager of Employment and Recruiting Services
Assistant Director; Manager of Employment and Recruiting ServicesIBlount@messiah.edu 717-796-1800, ext. 3941
Inger is responsible for recruitment, preliminary interviewing and hiring of Staff and Administrative employees, as well as Temporary staff. Inger works closely with and advises hiring managers throughout the recruitment process. Inger is responsible for advertising/recruiting faculty and she manages the faculty immigration process as well as the relocation process for newly hired administrators and faculty. She is available to assist with the coordination and training of certain search committees. Contact Inger regarding advertising and placement of position openings. She also provides assistance with creation and updating of position descriptions. In addition, Inger provides assistance with preliminary problem solving for both employees and supervisors.
HR Project Manager
HR Project ManagerKCastong@messiah.edu 717-796-1800, ext. 7086
Kathy is responsible for salary administration, including issuance of Letters of Appointment to administrative and staff employees. She also assists Don with database management. Kathy oversees the performance appraisal process for non-faculty employees. Her additional responsibilities include supervisor training and development, employee recognition and management of employee events. Kathy is the HR representative to the United Way Committee.
HRIS & Payroll Manager
HRIS & Payroll ManagerDLerew@messiah.edu 717-796-1800, ext. 2030
Don has primary responsibility for human resource database management, including the implementation and support of Banner, PeopleAdmin, Self-Service and other employee-related applications. He oversees the job classification and compensation system and is responsible for conducting compensation evaluations. He is responsible for the design and delivery of a variety of management reports and analyses for both internal and external audiences as well as for maintaining the HR website. Don also manages the College's Payroll Office and the Student Employment Office.
Benefits ManagerSDeitch@messiah.edu 717-796-1800, ext. 7085
Contact Su for assistance with benefits and the retirement program. Benefits issues include maternity/paternity leaves and short-term disability, workers' compensation, and information regarding the reporting of on-the-job injuries, family medical leave and general leaves of absence. Su is responsible for the administration of health and retirement benefits for faculty, staff, and administrative employees as well as for the educational assistance programs.
Compliance CoordinatorDFink@messiah.edu 717-796-5038
Helping to insure that the College is in compliance with federal, state and local environmental, health and safety regulations is a primary function of Donna’s position. Her responsibilities include auditing compliance practices, helping departments to develop compliance plans, educating employees on safety and compliance measures, and overseeing the reporting of adverse events and potential hazardous conditions including reporting claims to governmental or voluntary agencies. Donna is also involved with the higher education aspects of compliance: FERPA, Title IX, Clery, etc. She is available to employees if there are safety concerns and is happy to discuss with you any safety suggestions you may have.
HR SpecialistSRobinso@messiah.edu 717-796-5300
Sharon provides administrative and general support for the HR office and the employment function, including search activities and new hire orientation. Sharon can assist with general HR-related questions regarding employment and recruitment procedures, employment verifications and personal data changes. Sharon receives and processes personnel actions and serves as a HR liaison with Payroll.
Administrative Assistant, Human Resources & Compliance
Administrative Assistant, Human Resources & ComplianceKGehris@messiah.edu 717-796-1800, ext. 2289
Kaitlyn is responsible for providing administrative support to the Office of Human Resource & Compliance for processing and initiatives. This primarily includes support for the recruitment function, the event planning function and the HR portion of the staff payroll.