HR departments and staff listing


The HR welcome center is located on the Belvidere Street side of the Lindsey House, 600 West Franklin Street, and is a one-stop shop for HR-related questions and transactions.‌

Phone: (804) 828-0177 (voice) | (800) 828-1120 (tdd) 



Physical address

Virginia Commonwealth University
Lindsey House

600 West Franklin Street
Richmond, Virginia, USA 23284-2511 


Mailing address

Box 842511
Richmond, Virginia, USA 23284-2511


VCU HR Offices and Departments

(804) 828-6549

(804) 827-1723

(804) 827-1797

(804) 828-1588

Employee Relations
(804) 828-1510

HR Information Systems (HRIS)
(804) 828-0177

Learning, Development and Organizational Culture (LDOC)
(804) 828-0179

HR Operations
(804) 827-1770

Work, Life and Well-being
(804) 828-1521 


HR Staff

Cathleen Burke 

Assistant vice president of HR

Adria Stagg

Executive administrative assistant 



Coltrane, Jordan

Benefits technician

Cross, Alexis

Employee benefits specialist

Jason, Daniel

Benefits director

Phares, Cindi 

Program manager for employee recognition and well-being 

Sanders, Sandy

Benefits associate

Smith, Daynon

Senior benefits analyst


Employee Relations

Davis, Sarah

HR compliance analyst

Dimaano, Kathryn

Leave administration analyst

Johnson, Monica

Employee relations consultant

Guyton, Horace

Employee relations consultant 

Moore, Ishneila (Squig)

Director, employee success and development

Oliveri, Kathy 

Senior consultant, compliance and leave administration

Rotramel, Ryan 

Leave administration analyst


HR Information Systems 

Argel, Kathy

HRIS analyst

Brown, Tiesha

HRIS analyst

Burrell, Jasmyne

HRIS support

Chitty, Konjit

HR information systems director

Position open

HRIS security officer

Finley, Rebekah

HR business analyst

McCann, John

HRIS support

Seaborne, Asia

HRIS analyst

Snead, Jordan

Senior HRIS analyst

Willoughby, Romona

HRIS manager

Learning, Development, and Organizational Culture 

Fields, Karen

Learning, development and organizational culture training administrator

McFarline, Penny

Organizational development specialist

Ryman, Shana

Learning, development and culture specialist

 Steppe, Rodney L.

Learning and development instructional design specialist

HR Service, Strategy, and Decision Support

Aldridge, Rebecca

Strategic communications administrator

Berkle, Sue Anne

Compensation program administrator

Blankenship, Kathleen

Director, HR service delivery

Bost, Jeremy

Senior consultant, organizational effectiveness

Canada, Emily

         Talent Strategy Coordinator                                                                                             

Dye, James 

Talent@VCU system administrator

Giscombe, Tanya-Lee

Senior manager, talent strategy

Gouffon, Bobbi

Director, organization success consulting

Guthrie, Lauren

HR associate

Holloway, Channing

HR associate 

Houghtaling, Robert

Project manager, lead HR decision support

Allison, Jarrett

HR consulting analyst

Klein, Becca 

HR business partner

Miller, Alison 

Executive director, HR service, strategy and decision support

Position open

Senior HR strategist and consultant

Ryder, Lindsey

HR manager
(804) 828-0616

Thongnopnua, Ta

HR business analyst
(804) 827-2451

Teller, Mary

HR manager

Trimiew, Blair 

HR generalist

Walker, Beverly

Program manager for career development

Wetterhahn, Allison 

Senior HR business partner

White, Henrietta

HR generalist