New Faculty Welcome - HR Resources

Human Resources System Self-Service View paystubs, change emergency contact, update direct deposit information, view personalized benefits statements, and more.

Simone Anderson, dir of comp, benefits & HR systems | sma1​@williams​.edu
Deb Stawarz, HRIS specialist | dstawarz​@williams​.edu

Payroll Questions about setting up direct deposit, tax withholdings, or new hire forms.

Amy Russell, director of payroll systems | [email protected]
Carol B. Rand, sr. payroll specialist | cbr4​@williams​.edu
Zack Szpila, payroll assistant | [email protected]

Health & Dental Insurance The college’s annual open enrollment period is just around the corner, typically kicking off in mid-October. This is when you can make changes to your benefits plans for 2024.

Leslie Perra, assistant director for benefits and wellbeing | [email protected]
Megan Childers, benefits and wellbeing specialist | mab7​@williams​.edu

Hire a Student Your department admin is a great resource to start and you can also find more information at

Janine Burt, student employment manager | jmb9​@williams​.edu

Hire a Research Assistant or Postdoc The individuals are typically hired as temporary or term staff based on duration and funding.

Jessica Plowright, employment manager |jp17​@williams​.edu
Cody Remillard, employment specialist | [email protected]

Spouse Partner Resources The college is committed to supporting partners by providing transitional support and practical assistance in all areas of the job search process. Learn more at

Cecilia Hirsch, manager of spouse partner resources & employee engagement specialist | chirsch​@williams​.edu

General HR Inquires As you work with staff, serve on committees, or have questions about policies related to working with staff.

Kristen McCormack, HR business partner | [email protected]
Richard Duncan, HR operations coordinator | [email protected]

Get To Know The HR Team!

Health & Wellbeing

Health Advocate EAP+Work/Life Free & confidential employee assistance program covers broad needs from legal to adoption 1-800-828-6025, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week or

Fitness Classes & Gym Memberships Qualify for $150 reimbursement for Blue Cross Blue Shield members

Athletics Fitness Facilities Check the Athletics’ website for gym, pool, and squash court hours (reservations may be required)

Financial Wellness TIAA-CREF Advising Licensed representatives are on campus once a month for one on one counseling sessions on retirement, investments & more. Call 800-732-8353 to schedule an appointment. (telephonic & virtual currently)

Blue Cross Blue Shield Member Resources including Telehealth services. Telehealth covers both medical and behavioral health care for conditions that can be treated through video visits.

Get Connected

Communities of Williams (CoW) groups: Join or start a CoW group.

Switchboard is a bulletin board that lets you ask for what you need and offer what you have within the Williams community. Open to faculty, staff, student, parents, and alumni.

Discounts for Williams Employees From fitness studios and skiing lift tickets to tires, cellular packages, and local businesses.

For Your Spouse Partners Membership in the Plus One Network, a region-wide online community network of spouses and partners at small New England & NY institutions.

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