Human Resources Staff

Telara McCullough

Director of Human Resources

List of duties:  The Human Resource Director has overall responsibility for the vision, strategy, integration, and implementation of all human resources policies, initiatives, operations, and systems, with an eye to Whitman's mission, values, and strategic goals. The director is responsible for the daily oversight of human resources.

Cara Setchell

Assistant Director of Human Resources

List of duties: The Assistant Director oversees staff employee recruitment, the diversity advocate program, BambooHR (Human Resources Information System), staff employee performance management, new employee orientation, and employee benefits programs. The Assistant Director serves on the Title IX Team.  

Krista Garcia

Human Resources Generalist

List of duties:The Human Resources Generalist oversees benefits eligibility and the open enrollment process, serves as the primary liaison between employees and insurance providers, updates and maintains HRIS employee records, coordinates staff recruiting and employee onboarding, and supervises Human Resources student employees.

Carol Allen

Human Resources Generalist

List of duties: The Human Resources Generalist conducts data validation of Human Resources Information Systems and oversees employee off-boarding, retiree medical and tuition remission benefits, FMLA and Washington State Paid Family and Medical Leave, student employee work authorization, and training services for members of the campus community

Office Information

Memorial Building 104-107
345 Boyer Ave.
Walla Walla, WA 99362
Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - Noon; 1:00 p.m. - 5 p.m.
509-527-5173 Fax: 509-527-4960