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Human Resources

The Human Resources Office mission is to provide high quality, person-centered services that ensure the timely and equitable recruitment, orientation and training of, and provision of benefits to, the employees of Colorado Mesa University.

The staff commits itself to providing services in a manner that addresses the individual concerns and needs of each prospective, current, and former Colorado Mesa University employee who requests assistance from our office.


2017 Benefit Fair for Faculty & Administrative Staff

Benefit Fair: November 15 & 16, 2016

Biometic Wellness Screenings: November 15 - 17, 2016 & November 18, 2016 at WCCC


Employee Information

Nursing Mother's Lactation Rooms: Lowell Heiny Hall Room #444 and Tomlinson Library Room #245

Contact Information

Campus location
Lowell Heiny Hall • Room 237

Mailing address
Colorado Mesa University
Attn: Human Resources Office
1100 North Avenue
Grand Junction, CO 81501

Phone: 970.248.1820

Fax: 970.248.1061

Office Hours: 8am - 5pm, Monday - Friday

Human Resources Staff

Jill Knuckles, Interim Director of Human Resources

Shannon Mims, Human Resources Generalist

Lee Schmalz, General Professional II

Amy Grimes, Interim Compensation & Benefits Manager

Kelly Dougherty, Professional Staff Assistant