The University of Texas-Pan American
Office of Human Resources
November 27, 2015
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Human Resources Administration

Name Job Title Phone Number
Linda Helgeson, SPHR Interim Director - Human Resources 956/665-2451
Delia Riojas Administrative Associate 956/665-7901
Leticia Ramirez Office Assistant II 956/665-2451
Brendan Parochelli HRIS Analyst 956/665-7464
Yesica Avila Accountant II 956/665-7895


Please click on the link to view our Organizational Chart as of November 2014. In the sections below, you may click on the section titles for a summary of the HR section.


Salary Administration and Records

Name Job Title Phone Number
Linda Helgeson, SPHR Associate Director of Human Resources/Service Administration 956/665-2556
Employee Assignments, Records and Leave Management 956/665-2556
John Gomez Salary Administration Supervisor  
Dalinda Sandoval Records and Reporting Specialist  
Mary Garcia Reporting Aide  
Sylvia Delacruz HR Assistant II  
Ana L. Ochoa HR Assistant II  
Rolando Segovia HR Assistant I  
Carla Lopez HR Assistant I  
Vacant Records Technician  
Employee Benefits  
Michael Mingus Benefits Manager  
Eliberto Ayala Jr. HR Representative II  
Stephanie Ortiz HR Associate  
Kristina Chavez, CCP, PHR Compensation Manager  956/665-5395
Vacant Compensation Analyst  


Talent Management 

Name Job Title Phone Number
Dr. Larae Elias Associate Director of Human Resources 956/665-2516
Employee Development Programs  
Julio Arizmendi  HR Representative 956/665-5025  
Employee Relations  
Florence Nocar, JD Employee Relations Manager 956/665-3020
Employee Training  
Tanzeer Ahmed Training Coordinator 956/665-7210
HR Business Partners  
Robert Elizondo, PHR Sr. HR Business Partner 956/665-3815
Brenda Guzman HR Business Partner 956/665/3814

Aubrey Murray

HR Representative I 956/665-3813
Immigration Services  
Alberto Castillo Immigration Services Manager 956/665-3021
Recruitment and Staffing  
Janette Garcia Recruitment & Staffing Manager 956/665-2991
Angelica Soto HR Representative II 956/665-7837
Erin M. Flores HR Representative I 956/665-2359


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