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Human Resources

The Talent Division is the keeper of the SMBSD employee experience.  We are responsible for recruiting, hiring and impeccably supporting SMBSD's more than 1,700  active employees to ensure a healthy and stable workforce that can effectively serve Santa Maria's children and families to ensure every student and every family thrives!  

 

We provide services ranging from one-on-one employee consultation and assistance to strategic support for schools and departments. 

This webpage contains resources for:

  • Job seekers

  • Current employees

  • New hires 

  • Substitutes

Please browse the links to the left to learn more, and contact us for assistance!

Patty Grady, EdD
Assistant Superintendent, Human Resources
805-361-8120
 
Helena Avedikian
Coordinator, Human Resources
805-361-8122
 
Marina Muscio
HR Supervisor
805-361-8116
 
Hannah Class
Employee Benefits
805-361-8124
 
Nora Vargas
Personnel Clerk II
Certificated Recruitment
805-361-8128
 
Lorina Diaz
Personnel Clerk II
Classified Personnel
805-361-8123
 
Savanah Smith
Personnel Clerk II
Classified Recruitment
805-361-8115
 
Stacey Hamlin
Personnel Clerk II
Classified Leaves
805-361-8126
 
Melissa Gutierrez
Personnel Clerk II
Classified Recruitment
Sub Teacher Recruitment
805-361-8129
 
Veronica Cuenca
Personnel Clerk II
Certificated Leaves
805-361-8125
 
Susie Mendez
Personnel Clerk II
Classified Recruitment
805-361-8127
 
Miranda Salinas
Personnel Clerk I
Sub Service
Classified Testing
805-361-8127
 
Maribel Paduganan
Receptionist
805-928-1783