Human Resources

Staff Directory

(518) 437-4700

Jim Mancuso, Assistant Vice President

Denise Szelest, Director

Lisa M Baker, Secretary II

Andrea Navedo, Administrative Assistant I

Professional Services - (518) 437-4720 

Kate Thies, Assistant Director

Tina Gitto, Personnel Associate

Melissa Starman, Personnel Associate

Joanne Bocchino, Secretary I

Lisa Maxwell, Clerk 2

Linda Novello, Keyboard Specialist 2

Classified Services - (518) 437-4722

Aaron McCloskey, Assistant Director

Stephen Mead, Secretary I

Employee Benefits (State) - (518) 437-4729

Merissa L. Mabee, Benefits Manager

Kathy Zazarine, Health Benefits Administrator

Jennifer Ali, Clerk II (GSEU health plan)

Donna Califano, Keyboard Specialist I

Deborah Urban, Secretary I

Employee Relations and Training - (518) 437-4702

Jim Mancuso, Director

Lynne Shultis, Employee Relations Associate

Cathy Tretheway, Employee Relations Associate

International Employee Services - (518) 437-4700

Kate Thies, Manager

Payroll - (518) 437-3830

Lynne Cable, Payroll Manager

Denise Salerno, Payroll Examiner 2

Sue Peplowski, Payroll Examiner 1

Christina Weatherby, Payroll Examiner 1

Michael Middleton, Payroll Assistant

Kerry Lynch, Payroll Assistant

Mandi Moran, Clerk 2

Time and Attendance - (518) 437-4715

Denise Heiserman, Time Records Supervisor

Jennifer Nichols, Calculations Clerk II