Placentia - Yorba Linda Unified School District

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1301 E. Orangethorpe Ave. Placentia, CA 92870 Phone: (714) 986-7000 Hours: 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Human Resources » What We Do

What We Do

Human Resources mission is to hire and retain the best qualified employees to ensure an exceptional education.
The Placentia-Yorba Linda USD is an Equal Opportunity District and shall not unlawfully discriminate against employees or job applicants on the basis of the person's actual or perceived race, religion creed, color, national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, pregnancy, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, veteran status, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sex or sexual orientation, in accordance with Board Policy 4111.1.
Office Information
Phone: (714) 985-8410
Fax: (714) 524-3034
Office Hours: 7AM - 5PM
Kevin Lee 
Assistant Superintendent - Human Resources
(714) 985-8406
Nancy Blade
Director - Human Resources (Secondary)
(714) 985-8407
(Maintenance, Custodial, Grounds, Construction, Nutrition Services, Technology, Business Services, Fiscal Services, Special Education, Warehouse, Print Shop, Risk Management, Purchasing, Assessment Center, Superintendent's Office) 
Rick Lopez
Director - Human Resources (Elementary)
(714) 985-8408
(Transportation, Expanded Learning, Student Services, Educational Services) 
Martha Suarez
Administrative Secretary
(714) 985-8412
(Certificated Leaves)
Adriana Gjersvold
Human Resources Secretary
(714) 985-8413
(Classified Leaves)
Luke Aiello
Human Resources Technician - Classified (Elementary)
(714) 985-8415
(Technology, Expanded Learning, State Preschool Program, Alternative Education, Professional Development Academy, Student Services, Educational Services)
Raquel De Dios
Human Resources Technician - Classified (Secondary)
(714) 985-8405
(Special Education, Business Services, Payroll, Purchasing, Risk Management, Assessment Center, Nutrition Services, George Key)
Erica Diaz
Human Resources Technician-Certificated Substitute Placement
(714) 985-8416, Mon-Fri 6:00 am - 3:00 pm
(Walk On Coaches)
Dana Griffiths
Human Resources Technician-Classified Substitute Placement
(714) 985-8409, Mon-Fri 6:00 am - 3:00 pm
(AVID Tutors & Noon Duty Supervisors)
Patti Maddams
Human Resources Technician - Classified & Certificated (Elementary)
(714) 985-8471
(Maintenance, Facilities, Transportation, Grounds, Construction, Warehouse, Print Shop)
Lorri Singer
Human Resources Technician - Certificated (Secondary)
(714) 985-8414
Alejandra Quintero 
District Receptionist
(714) 986-7000