HR Overview

  • In District 49, we believe that every employee is important to the achievement of our mission and vision to be the best choice to learn, work and lead.  The success of our school system depends on the talent and commitment of our more than 2000 employees.

    District 49's human resources team is here to serve the district’s staff and administration.  The HR team builds value in our schools by supporting learners, workers and leaders, and creating an environment where all can thrive. We're committed to attracting excellent staff members, talented teachers and top administrators to become an important part of the best choice to learn, work and lead.

    Contact us by calling 719.495.1100

Paul Andersen
Director of Human Resources
Phone: 719-495-1143
Marissa Benanti
Administrative Assistant
Phone: 719-495-1198
Staci Johnson
Human Resources Manager
Phone: 719-494-8909
Michaela Vanderheiden
Human Resources Manager
Phone: 719-495-1156

Human Resources Manager
Phone: 719-495-1101
Sarah Reed
Leave Specialist
Phone: 719-494-8992
Tiffany Copple
Senior Staffing Specialist
Phone: 719-495-1115
Claire Phillips
Senior Staffing Specialist
Phone: 719-494-8982
Rebeka (Beka) Whitaker
Senior Staffing Specialist
Phone: 719-494-8980
Nefertiti Putnam
Staffing Specialist
Phone: 719-495-1139

Staffing Specialist
Phone: 719-495-1110

Attendance and Substitute Staffing Specialist
Phone: 719-494-8981

District Receptionist
Phone: 719-495-1100
Last Modified on May 18, 2022