Human Resources

Functional Contact List


Function: Name: Number:
Benefits, Leave and Retirement Questions 361-825-2625
Compensatory Time Toni Nerren
Compensation/Equity Changes Debra Cortinas 361-825-5743
Criminal Background Checks Maria Pedigo 361-825-2630
Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
Employee Betterment Program 361-825-2625
Employee Discount Information 361-825-2625
Employee Exits - Staff Cassondra Casanova 361-825-3864
Employee Exits-Faculty Ithza Ojeda 361-825-2625
Employee Exits-Retiring from the University Jennifer Escamilla 361-825-2180
Employee Records Maria Pedigo
Employment - New Hires/Transfers/Promotions Cassondra Casanova 361-825-3864
Evaluations Toni Nerren 361-825-2631
I-9 Administration Norma Lozano 361-825-2198
Immigration Norma Lozano 361-825-2198
Islander Jobs - Applicant Assistance Cassondra Casanova 361-825-3864
Islander Jobs - Manager/Supervisor Assistance Cassondra Casanova 361-825-3864
Leave and Time Off

Jennifer Escamilla 


Legislative Reports Debra Cortinas 361-825-5743
Life Insurance Claims 361-825-2625
Request for Employee Lists for University Business Toni Nerren
Retirement Programs (TRS, ORP, TDA) 361-825-2625
Retirement from the University Jennifer Escamilla 361-825-2180
Rules and Procedures Debra Cortinas 361-825-5743
Single Sign On Password Resets Maria Pedigo 


Supplemental Pay Forms Toni Nerren


Terminations Debra Cortinas 361-825-5743
UIN Requests for Non-Employees  Maria Pedigo 361-825-2630
Volunteer Assignments Maria Pedigo 
Website Updates Cassondra Casanova 361-825-3864
Worker's Compensation Claims


Verifications of Previous State Service should be faxed to 361-825-5871.

Employment Verifications should be faxed to the Payroll Office at 361-825-2884.

The FERPA form for student employment verification can be found here.