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Information on Contacting HR Staff - 3/23/2020Please note that as a result of the State of Florida's response to the COVID-19 coronavirus situation, Lake County Schools are closed at least until April 15, 2020. Staff are currently transitioning to a work-from-home model. We encourage you to reach out via email to the HR staff listed below, as they will not have access to their office phones during this time.

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Name Position E-mail Address Phone Number
Michele Hoppenstedt Director of Human Resources (352) 253-6541
Brijido Gamez HR Technical & Support Manager (352) 253-6542
Quiana Peterson Instructional Recruitment Partner (352) 253-6533
Kate Kelley Compliance Analyst (352) 253-6544
Michelle Martinez Certification Specialist (352) 253-6540
Emily Clark Senior HR Specialist (352) 253-6558
Erin Hinely Senior HR Specialist (352) 253-6531
Deborah Vela Senior HR Specialist (352) 253-6537
Monica Brown HR Specialist (352) 253-6538
Shannon Cox HR Specialist (352) 253-6536
Kerri Hubbard HR Specialist (352) 253-6539
Justine Michaud HR Specialist (352) 253-6532
Nilda Rivera HR Specialist (352) 253-6534
Jasmine Scott Fingerprinting Clerk (352) 253-6543
Nancy Vrijian Clerical Assistant (352) 253-6506