Human Resources

  • At Tempe Union High School District the health and safety of our visitors and employees is our top priority as we reopen to assist you with your needs. With this in mind, we want to take the time to update you to the precautions and requirements that we are taking to ensure our community is safe. For everyone’s safety, you are required to schedule an appointment in order to enter the building. If you do not have an appointment, you will not be allowed to enter the building.

    Please see this document - PDF on further instructions and the steps we are taking to ensure safety.

    Our district is nationally recognized for our tradition of excellence in academics, athletics, and the arts. Our six comprehensive high schools have attained an “A” rating from the Arizona Department of Education. 

    Tempe Union High School District’s Human Resources Department is dedicated to the selection and retention of exceptional educators who are committed to our district’s mission of Excellence in Teaching and Learning.


    We recognize that educating the students of Tempe Union requires a team effort. This involves contributions made by numerous team members who participate in a variety of ways, both inside and outside of the classroom. Teachers and staff are passionate and committed to the Professional Learning Community Model. Our team consists of teachers, campus and district administrators, paraprofessionals, bus drivers, food service workers, security guards and other classified support staff as well as our instructional support staff members such as psychologists, school nurses and speech pathologists, coaches and name just a few!


    We are looking for the right people to become a part of this amazing team – are you [IN]?


    Our employees benefit from market-competitive salaries and outstanding benefits. We provide a supportive working environment, professional development training and mentoring.  Most importantly, we offer the opportunity to make a difference in our students’ lives! Are you [IN]?


    To learn more about available positions or to apply, please visit the Work at TUHSD page and click on the Applicant Instructions for more information about the application process. To complete an application, select the Employment and Volunteer Applications link.


    If you have questions about available positions you are welcome to contact Human Resources at 480-839-0292. We look forward to hearing from you!

Human Resources Contacts

  • Dr. Mary Keller
    Executive Director of Human Resources
    (480) 839-0292 x15012
    Alicia Langbehn
    Human Resources Manager
    (480) 839-0292 x15013
    Dottie Vanda
    Human Resources Supervisor
    (480) 839-0292 x15025
    Shaneeta Robbins
    Substitute Coordinator
    (480) 839-0292 x15023
    Sara Glass
    Human Resources Generalist
    (480) 839-0292 x15021
    Elizabeth Estrella
    Lead HR Specialist - Classified Employment for CdS, DV, THS, Teaching & Learning, Food & Nutrition
    (480) 839-0292 x15026
    Tracy Preslaski
    Lead HR Specialist - Certified Employment for CHS, MdN, MHS, MPHS, SPED, CTE & Guidance
    (480) 839-0292 x15022
    Monay Sullivan
    HR Specialist - Classified Employment for CHS, MdN, MHS, MPHS, SPED, CTE & Guidance, Food & Nutrition
    (480) 839-0292 x15027
    Jena Pachello
    HR Specialist - Certified Employment for CdS, DV, THS, Teaching & Learning
    (480) 839-0292 x15024
    Cecilia Lopez
    DO Receptionist
    (480) 839-0292 x10000

Human Resources Oversees Strategic Goal 3