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University HR Contacts

HR Leadership | Benefits | Payroll/Processing | People & Engagement

HR main line/reception  
  • Employee questions
  • Benefits questions
  • Payroll/processing questions

Phone: 615.343.HRVU or 3-4788 on campus
Email: human.resources@vanderbilt.edu
Fax: 615.322.4681 (requests for verification should be sent via fax)
In person: Baker Building, 10th Floor (110 21st Avenue S)

Hours: Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Verifications of employment

CCC Verify
www.cccverify.com
For assistance: 855-901-3099, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m.– 8 p.m. ET.

HR Consultants and Benefits Representatives

To find your HR consultant or benefits representative, click here.

Associate Vice Chancellor &
Chief Human Resources Officer

Cleo Rucker
615.343.4045
Administrative Manager

Janet A. Smith
615.875.9201

Functional leader

Administration
Joanna Echols, Director
615.343.4575

Benefits
Catherine Wood, Executive Director
615.343.3044

People & Engagement
Erik Smetana, Executive Director
615.875.3169

HR Consulting (Employee & Labor Relations and FMLA)
Tanya Brown, Director 
615.343.4125
To find your HR service delivery consultant, click here.

Payroll
Courtney Vogelpohl, Assistant Director
615.875.2281

Benefit Representatives To find your benefits representative, click here.
Tuition tuitionbenefit@vanderbilt.edu
Providers and vendors
Background checks & fingerprinting pebc@vanderbilt.edu
615.343 .4788
Form I-9 I9@vanderbilt.edu
615.343.4788
HR data processing (W-4's)

human.resources@vanderbilt.edu
615.343.4788

HR Security and Systems Support  Report all issues and support requests to hrsystems@vanderbilt.edu
Immigration Services and Visas Contact VU Employee Immigration Services at ois@vanderbilt.edu or 615.875.8996
International Tax Contact Payroll International Tax at ITO@vanderbilt.edu or 615.322.6121
Payroll


payroll@vanderbilt.edu
615.343.4788

   
Leadership
  • Krystal Clark | Director, Employee Learning & Organizational Effectiveness
  • Stacy Hatten | Assistant Director, Talent Operations & Support
  • Andrea Kerr | Director, Leadership Search
  • Yasmine Mukahal | Assistant Director, Diversity Engagement & Outreach
  • Erik Smetana | Executive Director, People & Engagement
  • Krista Vaught | Assistant Director, Employee Learning & Engagement
  • David Weinstock | Assistant Director, Workforce Optimization
Employee Learning & Organizational Effectiveness
  • Krystal Clark | Director, Employee Learning & Organizational Effectiveness
  • TaShunda Franklin | Employee Learning & Engagement Consultant
  • Nidhi Patel | Leadership Services Consultant
  • Chance Ryon | Employee Learning & Engagement Consultant
  • Krista Vaught | Assistant Director, Employee Learning & Engagement
  • Hollie Watson | Lead Compensation & Org Effectiveness Consultant
Leadership Search
  • Andrea Kerr | Director, Leadership Search
  • Nidhi Patel | Leadership Services Consultant
Talent Fulfillment
  • Austin Fann | Talent Consultant
  • Jennifer Knapp | Talent Consultant
  • Briana Knowles | Lead Talent Consultant, Talent Fulfillment
  • Avery Sablatura | Talent Consultant
Talent Operations & Support
  • Stacy Hatten | Assistant Director, Talent Operations & Support
  • Kimarka Hubbard | Pre-Employment Coordinator
  • Michael E. Johnson, Jr. | Talent Consultant, Temporary Services
  • Brittany Puryear | Logistics & Planning Coordinator