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Human Resources Department

501 W. University

3rd Floor

Rochester, MI 48307

Human Resources# 248-726-3171

HR/Executive Office Fax# 248-726-3105

Benefit Office Fax# 248-726-3187

Office Hours

8:00am - 4:00pm


Name and Position Contact Information Responsibilties

Elizabeth Davis

Chief Human Resource Officer

248-726-3110

edavis1@rochester.k12.mi.us

  • Coordination functions of Human Resources
  • Contract Negotiations (all groups)
  • Employee Relations
  • FOIA Coordinator
  • 504 Coordinator - Employees
  • Title IX Coordinator
  • Policies and Administrative Regulations

Mary Beth LaChance

Salaried Personnel Specialist

248-726-3118

mlachance@rochester.k12.mi.us

  • Coordination functions of Human Resources
  • Staffing/Recruiting for Salaried Personnel (REA, RAA, SMC, non-union)
  • Job postings for Salaried Personnel
  • Teacher Evaluations
  • Teacher Certications
  • Recruitment Fairs for Salaried Personnel
  • Onboarding of Salaried Personnel

Jennifer Arsenault

Support Staff Specialist

248-726-3117

jarsenault@rochester.k12.mi.us

  • Staffing/Recruiting for Support Staaff
  • Support Staff Evaluations
  • Recruitment Fairs for Support Staff
  • Professional Development for Support Staff
  • Caring Steps / GECS
  • Seniority List for Support Staff
  • Registry for Educational Personnel
  • District Reporting to State and Federal Agencies

Amy Gora

Benefit/HR Specialist

248-726-3112

agora@rochester.k12.mi.us

  • FMLA/PMLA
  • Health Benefits
  • Benefit Open Enrollment
  • COBRA
  • ACA Reporting
  • OSHA
  • Worker's Compensation
  • Unemployment Claims
  • Wellness Fair

Lori Schneck

Executive Assistant

248-726-3122

lschneck@rochester.k12.mi.us

  • Assist Chief Human Resource Office
  • Assist Salaried Personnel Specialist
  • Department Budget
  • Billing and Ordering Supplies
  • Long Term Substitute Requests - Teachers
  • Applicant Tracking System - District Contact
  • Business Plus - Position Codes
  • Teacher Supplemental Pay

Andrea Eastman

HR Support Secretary

248-726-3120

aeastman@rochester.k12.mi.us

  • Assists Support Staff Specialist
  • Absence Management contact for:  Paraeducators and Secretaries
    • Employee account setup and maintenance
    • Employee absence coordination and review
    • Substitute placement
    • Administration of annual employee sick leave/vacation uploads

Lisa Pamplin

Human Resource Clerk/Receptionist

248-726-3111

lpamplin@rochester.k12.mi.us

  • Assists Benefit / HR Specialist
  • Criminal Background Checks

Patricia Radcliffe

Employee Substitute Services Associate

248-726-3116

pradcliffe@rochester.k12.mi.us

  • Absence Management district contact for:  Administrators, Teachers, Grounds & Maintenance, Technology, Pre-K, School Age Caregivers
    • Employee account setup and maintenance
    • Employee absence coordination and review
    • Substitute placement
    • Administration of annual employee sick leave/vacation uploads

Erin Shedlock

Human Resource Secretary

248-726-3085

eshedlock@rochester.k12.mi.us

  • Assists Support Staff Specialist
  • Onboarding of Support Staff
  • Online Staff Directory

Rochester Community Schools does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, creed or ancestry, age, sex, marital status, height, weight, familial status, arrest record or physical and mental disabilities in accordance with the Elliot-Larson Civil Rights Act (ELCRA) MCL 37.2206, Persons with Disabilities Civil Rights Act (PWCRA), MCL 37.1206, Title II, Title VI, and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Educational Amendment Act of 1972, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act and the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 (8U.S.C., Section 1324A Et.Seq.) and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. In addition, individuals will not be excluded from, or be denied, the benefits of participation in any program or activity for which the Board is responsible. Rochester Community Schools has designated the following individuals as Compliance Coordinators: Title II and Section 504 – Students: Instruction Equity & CTE Program Specialist, 501 W. University, Rochester, MI 48307 (248)726-3179; Equal Employment Opportunity/Section 504 for non-students, Title IX: Chief Human Resources Officer, 501 W. University, Rochester, MI 48307 (248)726-3110.