Welcome to Human Resources

Fostering Ideas, Talent and Success

We are here to support Minnesota State system office employees at every stage of their careers. Browse our site to find information on benefits, training, policies, and more. If you have questions or concerns please contact any of the Human Resources staff for assistance. We look forward to working with you.

- Your System Office HR Team

Office hours are from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm, Monday through Friday.

The office is closed for one hour during the lunch period.

Renée Hogoboom, CHRO

(651) 201-1664

Primary focus: Strategic organizational design, talent management, and coaching high performing teams

Topical responsibility

  • Administrator plan
  • Executive searches
  • Grievances
  • Organization development projects
  • System office investigations
  • Training (staff and leadership development)
  • ADA coordinator
  • Performance management issues
  • Administrator job audits
  • Workforce planning

Jessica White, HR Specialist 1

(651) 201-1845

Primary focus: Recruitment

Topical responsibility

  • Recruiter
  • Benefits/DDIR
  • New employee orientations
  • Job audits (all except Administrators)
  • Assist CHRO with workforce planning
  • Position description writing assistance
  • Relocation
  • Executive search support
  • Exit interviews
  • Retirement consultations
  • Presidents (benefits, relocation and retirement)

Sarah Homuth-Goar, HR Assistant

(651) 201-1507

 Primary focus:  Transactions, Benefits & Administrative Support

Topical responsibility

  • Administrative suuport and receptionist for the office
  • HR Transactions
  • Family Medical Leave
  • Employment Verifications
  • Unemployment claims and hearings
  • Seniority rosters
  • Assist with Recruitment
  • Benefits back-up
  • Employee recognition programs
  • Tuition waiver
  • Manage system office HR website
  • Wellness program

Please do not hesitate to contact us!

Minnesota State system office Human Resources Team

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