Welcome to Human Resources!

Central Office
355 High Street, Unit B, Willimantic, CT 06226
(860) 465-2305

Windham Public Schools is a BOE employer. The Board of Education will not make employment decisions (including decisions related to hiring, assignment, compensation, promotion, demotion, disciplinary action and termination) on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability or genetic information, except in the case of a bona fide occupational qualification.

Meet Our Human Resources Team:

Join Our Team!

Click the link below for open positions within our district.

Grace Sanchez, HR Director

Director of Human Resources

Grace M. Martinez

(860) 465-2305

The Human Resources Department supports School District operations through people, processes, and technology. Our focus is on the recruitment and retention of talent, processing efficiency, and exemplary customer service.

Erika Garcia, HR Supervisor

Supervisor of Human Resources

Erika Garcia

(860) 465-2327

Contact me if you have questions about:

  • District & State Reporting

  • Oversight of HRBP

  • FOI Requests

  • Purchase Orders for the department

  • District HRIS

Maria Nazario

Human Resources Business Partner (Elementary Schools, Facilities, Food Service)

Natchaug Elementary School, North Windham Elementary School, W. B. Sweeney Elementary School,  Windham Center Elementary School, Windham Early Childhood Center & Head Start, Facilities, Food Service

Maria Nazario

(860) 465-2307

Contact me if you have questions about:

  • Onboarding

  • Job descriptions

  • Job requisitions

  • Employment verifications

  • Course Reimbursement

  • Column Advancements (District)

  • Volunteer forms

Yvelinda Philemon- head shot pic

Human Resources Business Partner (Secondary Schools and Central Office)

Central Office C. H. Barrows STEM Academy, Windham Phoenix Academy, Windham High School, and Windham Middle School

Yvelinda Philemon

(860) 465-2305

Contact me if you have questions about:

  • Onboarding

  • Job descriptions

  • Job requisitions

  • Employment verifications

  • Public Student Loan Forgiveness (PSLF)

  • Certification

  • Stipends

  • Volunteer forms

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Labor Relations Specialist

Chris Illas-Rodriguez

(860) 465-2303

Contact me if you have questions about:

  • Employee Relations

  • FMLA

  • Workers' Compensation

Joyce Gervasio

Coordinator of Strategic Partner Initiatives

Joyce Gervasio

(860) 465-2305

Contact me if you have questions about:

  • Community & University Partnerships

  • Employee evaluations

  • Exit interviews

  • Professional development of new hires

  • Recruitment & Retention Initiatives

  • Strategic Initiatives

  • Visiting Teacher Partnerships

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Still have Questions? Not finding what you need?

If there is something you need or would find helpful to have added to our web page, please email us at hr@windham.k12.ct.us