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What We Do

In Placentia-Yorba Linda Unified School District we are committed to being a dynamic and supportive learning community that prepares each and every student for success now and in the future. To accomplish this, the Human Resources Department's mission is to hire and retain the best qualified employees to ensure an exceptional education for our students. As such, our department motto is Integrate - Elevate - Celebrate
The Placentia-Yorba Linda Unified School District 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
Dr. Issaic Gates
Deputy Superintendent - Human Resources
(714) 985-8408
Nancy Blade
Executive Director - Human Resources
(714) 985-8407
Martha Suarez
Administrative Secretary
(714) 985-8412
(Certificated Leaves)
Adriana Gjersvold
Human Resources Secretary
(714) 985-8413
(Classified Leaves)
Raquel De Dios
Human Resources Technician - Classified (Secondary)
(714) 985-8405
(Secondary Schools, Alternative Education, George Key/Venture Academy, Business Services)
Tara Irey
Human Resources Technician- Certificated Substitute Placement
(714) 985-8416, Mon-Fri 6:00 am - 3:00 pm
(Certificated Substitutes)
Lisa Jenkins
Human Resources Technician- Classified Substitute Placement
(714) 985-8409, Mon-Fri 6:00 am - 3:00 pm
(AVID Tutors, Noon Duty Supervisors, Classified Substitute)
Aimee Lopez
Human Resources Technician - Classified (Elementary)
(714) 985-8415
(Elementary Schools, Educational Services, Expanded Learning, Special Education, Student Services)
Erica Diaz
Human Resources Technician - Certificated (Elementary)
(714) 985-8471
Sue Puch
Human Resources Technician - Classified
(714) 985-8717
Patti Maddams
Human Resources Technician - Certificated (Secondary)
(714) 985-8414
Erica Mendez
District Receptionist
(714) 986-7000