Human Resources

Sonoma State University Salazar Hall, Suite 2078
1801 East Cotati Ave
Rohnert Park, CA 94928

Phone: 707.664.3100
Fax: 707.664.3196

Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pmĀ 

HR Organization Chart

Human Resources
Name, Position Phone Email
Janet Speer, Interim Associate Vice President, Human Resources 707.664.4265
Sandra Piantanida, Human Resources Administrative Assistant 707.664.2022


Employment Services
Name, Position Phone Email
Chandra Holte, Director of Employment Services 707.664.2092
Erin Rock, Employment Services Specialist 707.664.3278
Kimmy Lillo, Classification and Compensation Specialist 707.664.3717
Debra Gordon, Senior Human Resources Specialist 707.664.4127
Sary Chhoeung, Human Resources Specialist 707.664.4258
Aremi Cruz, Human Resources Office Support 707.664.4142


Employee Relations and Compliance Services
Name, Position Phone Email
Carrie-Ann Colton, Director, Labor and Employee Relations 707.664.4470
Erin Taylor, Labor and Employee Relations Specialist 707.664.2212
Noelle Fisette, Learning and Development Specialist 707.664.3214


Payroll & Benefits
Name, Position Phone Email
Trisha Ramos, Managing Director, Payroll/Benefit & Workers' Compensation 707.664.2178
Heather Cain, Manager, Payroll & Benefits 707.664.2983
Melanie Powers, Payroll and Benefits Analyst 707.664.2978
Kshatriya Millick (Colet), Payroll and Benefits Analyst 707.664.2982
Alisia Torres, Payroll and Benefits Analyst 707.664.2232
Karen Carlson, Payroll Technician II 707.664.3936


Workers' Comp
Name, Position Phone Email
Renee Senander, Manager, Workers’ Comp, ADA & Leave Administration 707.664.2979