Meet the Human Resources Team

Our Mission is to provide leadership and support to the Saint Mary's College Community by identifying, communicating, and resolving human resources issues in a manner that respects the College's Catholic, Liberal Arts, and Lasallian traditions.



  Name Role Client Group
Peter Chen

Peter Chen

Interim Director, Chief Human Resources Officer

KSOE, Academics, Dean of Core, Cabinet, Provost’s Office,

 Development, SOLA, Student Life

Jean Ann Balassi

Jean-Ann Balassi

Director of Benefits  


Vickia Brinkley

Associate Director of Recruitment

Central Services, School of Science   


Bruce Morotti

Employee Relations Manager

SEBA, ITS, Enrollment & Communications, Facilities, Athletics, Library/Art Museum

Deborah Walker

Deborah Walker

Senior Benefits Analyst /HR Consultant 

Mission & Ministry, Business Office

Sigrid Dench

Sigrid Dench

HR Generalist/Compensation 


Jessica Guzman

Recruitment Specialist



Rosa Linda Tejada

Benefit Specialist 



Alexandria Spearman 

HR Assistant


Bobbie Lewis 

HR Assistant