Staff

Office of Human Resources
Saint Michael's College
One Winooski Park, Box 265
Colchester, VT 05439
P: 802.654.2533 Fax: 802.654.2321


mike newMichael New
Vice President, Human Resources and Administrative Services

802.654.2635
mnew@smcvt.edu

Oversees and moderates the overall direction, operation, and strategies regarding the College's Human Resources and Facilities practices.


tina tenneyTina Tenney
Director of Human Resources

802.654.2534
ttenney@smcvt.edu

  • Leadership development  
  • Performance management
  • Policy development and implementation
  • Compensation administration

patty knowldenPatty Knowlden
Associate Director, Human Resources- Compensation and Benefits

802.654.2703
pknowlden@smcvt.edu

  • Health, Dental, Vision, 401(k), flexible spending accounts
  • Affordable Care Act regulatory compliance
  • Workplace wellness
  • Tuition remission and tuition exchange

 


kendra smithKendra Smith '09
Human Resources Administrator
802.654.2587
ksmith8@smcvt.edu
  • General HR Questions  
  • Recruitment and advertising for open positions
  • Background checks and post-offer pre-employment screenings
  • Harassment prevention program development and delivery

Payroll Services

john mccarthyJohn McCarthy
Associate Director, Payroll Services

802.654.2529
jmccarthy2@smcvt.edu

  • Oversees and processes payroll for 2,100+ W2s
  • Work eligibility determinations
  • Tax status for foreign national employees and student workers
  • Independent contractor vs. employee

Emily ThomasEmilyThomas
Human Resources and Payroll Assistant
802.654.2584
ethomas4@smcvt.edu

  • Timesheets, direct deposit, deductions, web-time entry, etc.
  • Employment verifications
  • Workers compensation
  • Assists with benefits administration

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