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Human Resources and Payroll

The Office of Human Resources and Payroll works to ensure the relationship between the University and its employees is respectful, fair, and gives equal treatment and  opportunities to all. McKendree is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse group of employees. McKendree has a wide variety of job opportunities and offers a comprehensive benefits package.

For a complete listing of our employment opportunties, please visit our Employment page. McKendree is an ADA/EEO/Vet/Disabled employer committed to enhancing the cultural and gender diversity of the campus. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.    




Meet the Staff


Photo of Rick OrtegaRick Ortega

Director of Human Resources
(618) 537-6533




Photo of Viviana NavaViviana Nava

Senior HR & Payroll Specialist
(618) 537-6455




Photo of Viviana NavaKristen McCallon

HR & Payroll Specialist
(618) 537-6533





The HR offices are located at 501 Stanton Street, Lebanon, Ill.,  in a house directly across from main campus, west of Voigt Science Hall.