Human Resources Department

We Are Hiring

The mission of the Human Resources (HR) Division is to attract, employ, and retain highly qualified and diverse professionals to support the academic achievement of all students in the district. 


Meet the Human Resources Team

Maia Pangelinan
Maia Pangelinan
Human Resources Sub Desk 
Coordinates coverage for the sub desk, assists new hires with the onboarding process, badges and general support.
Human Resources Personnel Technician
Assists in the recruitment, screening, and processing
of new personnel; provides information and assistance to employees, job applicants, substitutes, volunteers, and the general public regarding personnel functions.
Samantha Alvarez
HR Specialist - Classified Staff
Supports classified staff hiring, questions regarding positions, seniority, leaves of absence, workers comp, etc.
Ekaterina (Kate) Rassmagina
HR Specialist - Certificated Staff
Supports certificated staff hiring, questions regarding positions, seniority, leaves of absence, workers comp, etc.
Lelya Hulse
Lelya Hulse
Admin. Secretary II - Confidential
Coordinates board items, compliance, and state and federal reporting requirements.  Monitors vaccination/testing records and supports with HR administrative questions.
Tomas Chavez
Tomas Chavez
Executive Director of Human Resources
Oversees the HR Department, contracts, collective bargaining, employee complaint process, and due process.

Lemon Grove School District Human Resources Department

8025 Lincoln St.
Lemon Grove, CA 91945

Phone (619) 825-5712

Fax (619) 461-3168 OR (619) 415-8196

[email protected]


Office Hours:

7:30 am - 4:00 pm

Monday - Friday



Walk in guests are always welcome; however, if you have a matter that may require more extensive time and preparation by our staff, we do request that you reach out to us to schedule a visit.  Let us know how we can best serve you!