Saddleback Valley Unified School District

Saddleback Mountains overlooking RSM Lake

Human Resources

Thank you for visiting the Human Resources Division Homepage. It is the mission of the Saddleback Valley Unified School District to "provide all students with a high-quality education in a safe and nurturing environment, supported by the partnerships of school, home, and community, that will instill the knowledge, skills, and values necessary for all students to reach their full potential and to become contributing compassionate citizens in the world community." In support of this mission, the most important function of the Human Resources Division is to recruit and retain people who are innovative, exhibit a positive attitude, genuinely caring, and exceptionally enthusiastic while maintaining the highest moral and ethical standards. If you have these characteristics, why not apply to be a member of our team?

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Contact Information

Connie Cavanaugh

Assistant Superintendent, Human Resources & Fiscal Services

Nancy Tanizaki

Administrative Secretary

Student Teachers

Yousef Nasouf, Ed.D

Director, Certificated

Rena Thompson, Ed.D.

Director, Classified

Donna Wigdor

Confidential Secretary

Amy Gallagher

Human Resources Tech II (Certificated)

Certificated Elementary Administrators, Teachers, Nurses

Jody Gerard

Human Resources Tech II (Certificated)

Certificated Substitutes, Certificated Elementary Teacher and Administrator Recruitment

Sergio Silva

Human Resources Tech II (Certificated)

Certificated Substitutes, Certificated Secondary Teacher and District Administrative Recruitment

Erica Presby

Human Resources Tech I (Classified)

Accounting / Assistant Preschool Teachers / Business / Casual Labor / Child Care Site Coordinators & Asst. Site Coordinators / Child Care Leaders / Classified Management / Custodians / Human Resources / Maintenance, Operations & Construction / Payroll / Physical Therapist / Preschool Teachers / Speech & Language Pathology Assistants / Student Child Care Leaders / Technology Services / Volunteer I & II


Brandi Wiley

Human Resources Tech I (Classified)

ASB / Avid Tutors / Bilingual Parent Advocate / Campus Supervisor / Clerk / Community Services / Food Service / Food Service Student Assistants / Health Office Aide / Library-Media Clerk / Office Manager / Playground Assistants / Program Instruction / School Community Outreach Liaison / School Readiness Leader / Secretary / Student Service Tech

Dena Embree

Human Resources Tech I (Classified)

Ad Ed  / Esperanza Student Assistants / All Instructional Assistants / Job Tech / Teacher Aides

Proficiency Exam

Monique Gomes

Human Resources-Substitute Caller

Substitute Coverage

Elisa Gonzalez-Marquez

District Receptionist