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If you have questions or concerns about anything from hiring, talent management, benefits, employee issues, policies, or more, please reach out.

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Please contact one of the HR partners supporting your organization. Our contact information is available by clicking on our names below.

Mission Statement

As trusted advisors, Business Affairs HR consults with the business to champion excellence in H2R. 
(The lifecycle of the employee, hire to retire).


The HR team supports a high-performance culture that emphasizes the following:

  • Achieving excellence in all that we do
  • Expecting the highest levels of integrity
  • Supporting lifelong learning
  • Promoting open, honest communications and a respectful workplace
  • Championing diversity in all of its many forms
  • Driving for quality results
  • Supporting the mission and values of Stanford University

Charu Bhatia

Director of Human Resources for Business Affairs
Office of the Chief Financial Officer


Rachel Bernardo

Assistant Director of HR for University IT

Amanda Higgins

Human Resources Services Supervisor, Business Affairs

Vivian Lee

Associate Director of Human Resources, Office of the Chief Risk Officer, Office of Research Administration

Margie Mene

Human Resources Representative, Business Affairs

Pam Miller

Human Resources Manager, University IT

Jennie Munson

Assistant Director of Human Resources, Financial Management Services

Tina Yanez

Human Resources Administrator, Business Affairs

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Nondiscrimination Policy

Stanford University admits qualified students of any race, color, national or ethnic origin, sex, age, disability, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, or marital status to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the University. Consistent with its obligations under the law, Stanford prohibits unlawful discrimination on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, sex, age, disability, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, marital status or any other characteristic protected by applicable law in the administration of the University's programs and activities; Stanford also prohibits unlawful harassment including sexual harassment and sexual violence.

The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding this nondiscrimination policy: Director of the Diversity and Access Office, Mariposa House, 585 Capistrano Way, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305-8230; (650) 723-0755 (voice), (650) 723-1791 (fax), (email). Stanford’s Title IX Coordinator, Cathy Glaze, has been designated to handle inquiries regarding sexual harassment and sexual violence: Mariposa House (2nd floor), 585 Capistrano Way, Stanford, CA 94305, (650) 497-4955 (voice), (650) 497-9257 (fax),