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Human Resources
Cheryl A. Lara, Associate Superintendent         Human Resources

The Human Resources Office of MCSOS serves the employment needs of each of its programs and offices spanning the full scope of services from recruitment to retirement.  The MCSOS HR staff also provides assistance to school district personnel in various human resources areas.

Credentialing services are available for a wide range of needs. Applicants just beginning a career in education can find guidance and information regarding credential preparation programs and the application processing. The County Office
conducts scheduled credential assignment monitoring and review for school districts and provides warrant verification services ensuring valid credential status for certificated staff throughout the county.

Along with the recruitment, selection, and retention efforts provided for classified, certificated, and management employees of MCSOS, our Human Resources Office provides employee classification and salary placement; negotiation and contract administration; and maintains personnel policies, regulations, records, and publications.

We are committed to providing the highest quality of service in the most educated, professional, and courteous manner.

You May Contact Us at (559) 673-6051

Cheryl A. Lara, Assoc. Supt., HR  Ext. 6222

Tricia Protzman, Chief Human Resources Officer
Ext. 6240

Fred Cogan, Administrator, Human Resources
Ext. 6243

Kristen Andersen, Coordinator, Human Resources and Credentials  Ext. 6261

Bianca Cabello, Payroll/Retirement Technician Ext. 6232

Mariela Gonzalez, HR Technician/Recruitment & Employment Ext. 6233

Carrie Holcroft, Payroll/Retirement Analyst  Ext. 6237

Kelly Kline, Senior Human Resources Analyst  Ext. 6219

Jeannette Ocampo, Human Resources and Credentials Technician  Ext. 6239

Laura Rodriguez, Human Resources Analyst  Ext. 6241

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