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Skidmore College
Human Resources

Human Resources Staff

 
For general inquiries, please contact the Office of Human Resources at (518) 580-5800.

Nancy Bruno

Nancy S. Bruno

Assistant Director for Compensation and HRIS
518-580-5807
nbruno@skidmore.edu

Compensation; Position Description process; HR systems and data; web development and maintenance

 

Laura Goodwin

Assistant Director for Benefits, Compliance and Wellness
518-580-5808 
lgoodwin@skidmore.edu

Benefits management; FMLA and paid family leave (PFL); employee wellness; retirement/retiree Counsel

 

Vacant

Assistant Director for Employment, Compliance and Workforce Diversity
518-580-8418

Employment, recruitment and hiring; workforce diversity; EEO; complaint procedures and investigations; unlawful harassment training 

Bri Herman

Brianna Herman 

HR Liaison
518-580-5804 
bherman@skidmore.edu

Provides HR services and support to assigned Divisions in areas including; Employee relations; performance management; organizational effectiveness; workforce planning; labor relations; talent management; training and professional development.

 

Jocelyn Khoury 

Employment Coordinator

518-580-5800

careers@skidmore.edu

jkhoury@skidmore.edu

Faculty, staff and union employment administration; maintenance of job listings; PeopleAdmin processing and tracking; job applicant assistance; job advertisements; advertising analysis; background checks; Office of Human Resources general administration and event support. 

Brett Last

Brett I. Last, J.D.

Chief Human Resources Officer
518-580-5809
blast@skidmore.edu

Supports HR services and initiatives throughout the institution. Sets forth the vision and overall strategy for the HR function. Oversees high level projects and supports complex employee relations and labor relations issues. Delivers talent management solutions that support the College’s mission.  

Leslie Miakisz

Leslie Miakisz

HRIS and Payroll Coordinator
518-580-5806
lmiakisz@skidmore.edu

HR database and records administration (including new hire paperwork); unemployment; summer employment administration; employment verification; employee directory; coordinates the payroll actions that need to be administered.

 

Janet Wood

Benefits Coordinator
518-580-5803
jwood1@skidmore.edu

Benefits administration and changes; workers' compensation; disability

Dwayne Zuhlke

Dwayne G. Zuhlke, M.A.

 

Associate Director, HR Liaison
518-580-
5819

dzuhlke@skidmore.edu

 

Provides HR services and support to assigned Divisions in areas including; Employee relations; performance management; organizational effectiveness; workforce planning; labor relations; talent management; training and professional development