Melinda Crawford
Talent Acquisition /Training & Development Manager

Melinda Crawford

805.893.5781
melinda.crawford@hr.ucsb.edu

  • Exception to Policy Requests
    • Dual Employment
    • Exceptions to Recruitment
    • Near Relative Hires
    • Waivers of Open Recruitment
  • Employment Contracts Administration
    • Athletics
  • Background Checks Administration
  • AB 5 Determinations

Katherine Abad
Talent Acquisition Supervisor

Katherine Abad

805.893.4664
katherine.abad@hr.ucsb.edu

  • Talent Acquisition for Non-Academic Staff:
    • Executive Search Firm recruitments
    • Finance & Resource Management Division
  • Above-Midpoint Hire Requests
  • Exception to Policy Requests
    • Dual Employment
    • Exceptions to Recruitment
  • Employment Contracts Administration
    • Institutional Advancement
  • Preference for Reemployment, Alternate Job Search, and Special Reappointment
  • Sourcing and Other Resources: LinkedIn account management
  • Staff supervision
  • AB 5 Determinations

Jane Gama
Employee Engagement Specialist

805.893.2499
janegama@ucsb.edu

Staff Engagement and Professional Development Initiatives

  • GMC VIP
  • Super Group
  • In the Loop Newsletter
  • Staff Celebration Week
  • Service Milestone Event
  • Gaucho Voice Staff Edition
  • New Employee Orientation
  • Gaucho Mentor Connection
  • First Year Experience Program
  • Staff Engagement Workgroup  
  • Shoreline Staff Engagement Platform
  • National Employee Appreciation Day 
  • New + Existing Manager Onboarding Program 

Tori Stoeckinger
Talent Acquisition & Training Analyst

Tori Stoeckinger

805.893.3168
tori.stoeckinger@hr.ucsb.edu

  • Talent Acquisition for Non-Academic Staff:
    • Chancellor's Division
    • Student Affairs Division
  • Above-Midpoint Hire Requests
  • Re-employment of Retirees
  • Job Fairs and Other Outreach Initiatives
  • UCLC Administration for SCP, MDP and MSAP

Thomas Nilon
Talent Acquisition & Training Analyst

Thomas Nilon

805.893.4662
thomas.nilon@hr.ucsb.edu

  • Talent Acquisition for Non-Academic Staff:
    • Administrative Services Division
  • Above-Midpoint Hire Requests
  • Background Checks Administration
  • Job Advertising
  • Job Fairs and Other Outreach Initiatives
  • UCLC Administration for SCP

Judy Flanagan
Talent Acquisition & Training Analyst

Judy Flanagan

805.893.3482
judith.flanagan@hr.ucsb.edu

  • Talent Acquisition for Non-Academic Staff:
    • Academic Affairs Division
  • Above-Midpoint Hire Requests
  • Job Fairs and Other Outreach Initiatives

Barb Freeman
Talent Acquisition & Training Analyst 

Barb Freeman

805.893.3133
barb.freeman@hr.ucsb.edu

  • Talent Acquisition for Non-Academic Staff:
    • Institutional Advancement Division
    • Office of Research Division
  • Above-Midpoint Hire Requests
  • Job Fairs and Other Outreach Initiatives
  • Dilling Yang Staff Scholarship Program
  • SCP Training Recharges
  • UCLC Administration for SCP