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Department of Human Capital Management

TBD, Director
Mrs. Maggie A. Jones, Acting Director
Mr. Tomas Rivera-Figueroa, Supervisor
Ella M. Jennings, Administrative Secretary III


45 W. Gude Drive, Suite 1100
Rockville, Maryland 20850
Phone: 301-279-3278
Fax: 301-517-5830

Need more information?

Our staff members in the Department of Human Capital Management are happy to help you, below are the clusters they serve. Use the directory below or e-mail We look forward to hearing from you!

Teacher Staffing Team

Contact email:

Meredith Benning, Staffing Coordinator
Staffing Assistant: Jessica Bryant
Clusters:Magruder, Springbrook, Walter Johnson

Katrina Brown, Staffing Coordinator
Staffing Assistant: Elena Baxter
Clusters: Kennedy, Poolesville, Wootton, Special Schools

Elizabeth (Grace) Chesney, Staffing Coordinator
Staffing Assistant: Matthew Diaz
Clusters: Churchill, Northwest, Richard Montgomery, Seneca Valley

Carolina Garcia-Ablanque, Staffing Coordinator
Staffing Assistant: Robin Young
Clusters: Clarksburg, Paint Branch, Sherwood, Watkins Mill

Cinthea Neuheisel, Staffing Coordinator
Staffing Assistant: Jessica Bryant
Clusters: Gaithersburg, Northwood, Wheaton, Thomas Edison, Virtual Academy (Secondary)

Matthew Parker, Staffing Coordinator
Staffing Assistant: Venessa Figueira
Clusters: Blair, Bethesda-Chevy Chase, Damascus, Rockville

Robert Watson, Staffing Coordinator
Staffing Assistant: Venessa Figueira
Clusters: Blake, Einstein, Quince Orchard, Walt Whitman, Virtual Academy (Elementary)

Supporting Services Staffing Team

Staffing Assistants: Comfort Baiyeshea, Cindy Barton, Vanessa Chavarry, Mineva Strong
Phone: 301-279-3940
Contact email:

Karla Flores, Staffing Specialist
Clusters: Gaithersburg, Wheaton, Wootton, Special Schools

Wendy Grenidge, Staffing Specialist
Clusters: Blair, Einstein, Kennedy, Northwood, Poolesville

Maria Pineda, Staffing Specialist
Clusters: Churchill, Magruder, Richard Montgomery, Rockville 

Gina McEwen, Staffing Specialist
Clusters: Bethesda-Chevy Chase, Northwest, Seneca Valley, Walter Johnson

Cherie (Tutti) Tessier, Staffing Specialist
Clusters: Clarksburg, Damascus, Quince Orchard, Watkins Mill

Rachel Shin, Staffing Specialist
Clusters: Blake, Paint Branch, Sherwood, Springbrook, Walt Whitman

Administrator Staffing

45 W. Gude Drive, Suite 2100
Rockville, MD 20850

Phone: 240-740-5777

Jason McCoy, Coordinator Staffing: Principal, Assistant Principal, Principal Intern, Assistant School Administrator, School Business Administrator

Bus Operators and Attendents: 301-548-4999

Substitute teaching questions:  301-279-3280 

Certification Requirements/Praxis Information:  Contact the Maryland State Department of Education (MSDE) 410-767-0412 

Benefits/Payroll Questions:  Contact the Employee and Retiree Service Center (ERSC) 301-517-8100

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