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The Human Resources office strives to provide quality services and support in employment, training, employee relations, benefits, compensation and safety beyond the expectations of all employees, enabling them to better serve our external customers. 

The Oregon Department of Education is hiring! Check out our open positions

The State of Oregon offers an excellent benefit package. 

Medical, vision and dental insurance

  • Comprehensive medical, dental and vision plans for the employee and qualified family members
  • $5,000 in employee basic life insurance

  • Public Employees Benefits Board

Retirement benefits

Paid leaves and other benefits

  • Sick leave earned at the rate of 8 hours per month with no maximum accumulation
  • Vacation leave earned at a minimum rate of 8 hours per month with accrual rate increases at 5-year increments
  • 24 hour personal leave earned each fiscal year
  • Ten paid holidays a year

Optional benefits

The Oregon Department of Education’s Human Resources Team has an uncompromising dedication to recruiting and retaining the best diverse workforce. Our belief in creating successful outcomes for children starts with our commitment to incorporating diverse opinions. 

The Oregon Department of Education is committed to searching for and sustaining a culturally, racially, ethnically, and linguistically diverse working environment.  We are dedicated to hiring and retaining a diverse staff that blends expertise and interest in supporting every student in Oregon.  The Oregon  Department of Education understands that an authentic focus on equity,  diversity, and inclusion in the work place will  in turn create an engaging and talented workforce devoted to creating a better education system for Oregon.

See the 2015-2017 ODE Affirmative Action Plan.pdf2017-2019 ODE Affirmative Action Plan.pdf for more. ​

Krista Campbell​ mailto.gif (503) 947-5885

Employee Services Director

Cassie Graham mailto.gif (503) 947-5635

Senior Recruiter

Mary Hildebrandt mailto.gif (503) 947-5614


Julie Jean mailto.gif (503) 947-5757

Learning and Organizational Development

Garrett Klever mailto.gif (503) 947-2679

Learning and Organizational Development

Jimmie Phillips mailto.gif (503) 947-5760

Human Resource Analyst

Jodi Rohde​ mailto.gif (503) 947-0610


Marilyn Sherwood​ mailto.gif (503) 947-5876


Deb Skiles mailto.gif (503) 947-5770

Human Resource Analyst

Chris Stewart mailto.gif (503) 947-5846

Human Resource Analyst​

Grant Wiege​ mailto.gif (503) 947-5614


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