Human Resources



The Human Resources and Payroll Offices serve current and prospective employees and are responsible for all employment-related processes. 

Listed under each name and contact information are the HR or Payroll areas for which we are responsible.  Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns. 

Theresa Eisenbach, Director of Human Resources

Office: A203 (LH)
Tel: (203) 332-5013

  • Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Compliance
  • Core-CT Password Reset
  • EEO Officer/Affirmative Action Plan
  • Employee Training
  • Ergonomic Requests
  • Freedom of Information (FOI) Officer
  • Health Benefits
  • Labor Relations and Contract Administration
  • Medical Leaves/Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA)
  • New Employee Orientation
  • Retirements
  • Sick Leave Bank/Donations
  • Title IX (for employees)
  • Tuition Waivers
  • Unemployment Claims
  • Worker's Compensation

Sarah Carter, Human Resources Associate

Office: A203a (LH)
Tel: (203) 332-5977

  • Affirmative Action Plan
  • Core-CT Self-Serve/Timesheet (Backup)
  • Employee Training
  • Health Benefits
  • New Employee Orientation
  • Retirement Plans
  • Search & Selection Process
  • Tuition Waivers

Lydia Pizarro-Quesada, Administrative Assistant

Office: A203a (LH)
Tel: (203) 332-5059

  • Administrative Support
  • Annual Processes (Congress Members)
  • Dual Employment Forms (for FT Faculty & FT and PT Staff)
  • Employee Training
  • Longevity
  • Professional Development Funds
  • Seniority
  • Tuition Waivers

Frank Shea, Payroll Supervisor

Office: A231 (LH)
Tel: (203) 332-5007

  • Annual Payroll Calendar
  • Banner and Core-CT Code Reviews
  • Core-CT Password Reset
  • Payroll (Answer questions regarding problems or concerns)
  • Payroll Audits
  • Payroll Corrections
  • PT EA Contracts
  • PTL & NCL Payment Spreadsheets

Kathleen Provitz-Rosado, Payroll Officer 1

Office: A206 (LH)
Tel: (203) 332-5204

  • Benefits
  • Billing
  • Core-CT Self-Serve/Timesheet
  • Payroll
  • PTL Retirements (Backup)

Diane Artis, Payroll Specialist

Office: A206 (LH)
Tel: (203) 332-5012

  • Student Employee Payroll
  • Part-time Educational Assistants

Octavia Butler, Office Assistant

Office: A206 (LH)
Tel: (203) 332-8539

  • Employment Verifications
  • Payroll Audits (Assists)
  • Payroll Process/Entry (Assists)
  • Record Maintenance
  • Student Employment & Sick Leave
  • Unemployment Claims
  • Worker's Compensation

Marilyn Albrecht, Title IX Federal & State Regulations Coordinator

Office: B103 (LH)
Tel: (203) 332-8521

  • Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 (for HCC students)
    Federal law that prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex in any federally funded education program or activity
  • PA 12-78 compliance
    Public Act Concerning Sexual Violence on College Campuses
  • PA 14-11 compliance
    Public Act Concerning Sexual Assault, Stalking and Intimate Partner Violence on Campus


Housatonic Community College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F.
Protected group members are encouraged to apply.