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Human Resources

A message from Human Resources

The Human Resources Department is responsible for providing key services, programs, systems, technical expertise and assistance in the areas of staffing, classification and compensation, labor and employee relations, state and federal compliance, records management, credentials monitoring, substitute services, health and safety, benefits and leaves management.


Our staff holds the needs of children as our top priority through recruiting and retaining the highest qualified teachers, classified support staff, administrators, coaches and substitutes. We are committed to providing quality service in the most professional and courteous manner. We strive for excellent customer service and work to promote fair and equitable employment practices.


The Alameda Unified School District is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of sex, sexual orientation, gender, ethnic group identification, race, ancestry, national origin, religion, color, disability or age, nor on the basis of a person’s association with individuals or groups with one or more of these characteristics in any district program or activity.

For questions regarding Human Resources, please feel free to contact our office by phone (510) 337-7070, via email at: or in person at our district office, which is located at 2060 Challenger Drive, Suite 300, Alameda, CA 94501. 


For any additional information, please see our list of HR contacts to view the appropriate person whom may help you best.

HR Contacts

FAX: 510-522-8274
Timothy Erwin
Assistant Superintendent, Human Resources
Humera Khalil
Director of Classified Personnel
510-337-7070 ext. 77103
Sandy Wong
Director of Certificated Personnel
510-337-7070 ext. 77027
Joie Garchar
Personnel Technician, Certificated
510-337-7070 ext. 77131
Lisette Silvas
Personnel Specialist, Classified
510-337-7070 ext. 77130
Tonya Morgan
Leaves Administrator
Verifications of Employment
510-337-7070 ext. 77164
Deborah Dobbins
Benefits Specialist
510-337-7070 ext. 77073
Rob Siltanen
TSA/ Teacher Induction & Teacher Support
510-337-7070 ext. 77945
Jeanne Rodriguez
TSA/ Teacher Induction & Teacher Support - Special Ed
Anisa Rube 
TSA/ Teacher Induction & Teacher Support - Special Ed
Nicole Orlando
TSA/ Teacher Induction & Teacher Support - Special Ed