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General HR Inquires

Main Office

Benefits Inquires

Including Insurance, Retirement, Leave, Workers' Comp.
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Mailing Address:
Radford University
P.O. Box 6889
Radford, VA  24142

Office Location:
Tyler Place (2nd Floor)
314B Tyler Avenue 
Radford, VA  24141

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 5:00pm
(Lobby Closes 12pm-1pm)
Contact us to schedule an appointment

Directions to Our Office

In the building commonly referred to as Tyler Place, Human Resources is located at 314B Tyler Avenue on the 2nd floor. 

If you are coming from an on-campus location, our building can be found directly across the street from Norwood and Walker Halls. Head through the breezeway then enter the only double glass doors on your left and take the elevator or stairs to the second floor.

Coming from I-81 off exit 109, keep straight on Tyler Avenue.  At the stoplight as you arrive at Radford University, use the middle lane and continue straight down Tyler Avenue until you get to the Clement Street intersection, then use the left turning lane to turn onto Clement Street.  From there make an immediate right into the first parking lot. As you enter the lot, there are reserved HR visitor parking spots.  Once parked, head through the breezeway then enter the only double glass doors on your right and take the elevator or stairs to the second floor.

Coming from Downtown or exit 105, keep straight on Main Street until you arrive at Radford University.  At the stoplight for the Tyler Avenue intersection, use the right lane, and head up Tyler Avenue until you get to the Clement Street intersection, then turn right onto Clement Street. From there make an immediate right into the first parking lot. As you enter the lot, there are reserved HR visitor parking spots.  Once parked, head through the breezeway then enter the only double glass doors on your right and take the elevator or stairs to the second floor.

Meet the HR Team

Name Title

Carmella Carter

Assistant Director, Human Resources Operations
Ethan Jones Human Resources Coordinator
Jenene Lewis Employee Relations Manager
Lisa Lorton Employment Manager
Angela Poston Human Resources Specialist 

John Sanders

Interim Assistant Vice President for Human Resources
Jackie Taylor Benefits Manager
Melissa Watkins Human Resources Specialist 
Lauren Willis Training, Development & Compliance Manager

 

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Primary Contact For HR Service

Service/Topic Primary Contact

ADA Accommodations 

Jenene Lewis
Disability (Short & Long Term) Jackie Taylor

Disciplinary Action

Jenene Lewis

Discrimination and Harassment

Office of Diversity and Equity
Employee Tuition Waiver Ethan Jones
Employment Verification HR (employment only) | Payroll (for income)
Form I-9 (Employment Eligibility Verification) Ethan Jones

Grievances

Jenene Lewis
HR Systems Carmella Carter
Insurance (Health & Life) Jackie Taylor

Leave

 Benefits

New Hire Orientation

Carmella Carter | Ethan Jones

Onboarding

Lisa Lorton | Ethan Jones

Paystubs or W-2s

Payroll

Performance Management

Jenene Lewis
Retirement Planning Jackie Taylor

Training | VLC

Lauren WillisEthan Jones

Workers' Compensation

Ethan Jones

 

Primary HR Contact By Division & Employee Classification

Division Full-Time   Part-Time & Student
Academic Affairs Lisa Lorton Melissa Watkins
Athletics Lisa Lorton Melissa Watkins
Central Administration Lisa Lorton
Angela Poston
Enrollment Management Lisa Lorton
Angela Poston
Finance & Administration | Information Technology Lisa Lorton Angela Poston
Student Affairs Lisa Lorton Angela Poston
University Advancement | University Relations Lisa Lorton Melissa Watkins