Contact Us / Who Does What

Lynn Berger, Director of Employee Relations and Affirmative Action
518-255-5465 (Cobleskill)
607-746-4494 (Delhi)

Benjamin Towne, Human Resources Advisor


Amanda Reinhart, HR Secretary & Student Payroll


Donna Magill, Payroll


How May We Help You?

The following guide is designed to assist you in directing your questions and concerns. If you are not sure who to contact, please contact Amanda Reinhart at 518-255-5423 or She will be happy to assist you!


Benefits Questions: Towne
Benefits Enrollment: Reinhart
PIP/PEP/HOP: Reinhart
Professional Dev. Grants: Berger
Retirement (enrolling): Magill
Retirement (loans): Magill
Retirement (counseling): Towne
Retirement Sick Leave Credit: Magill
SRAs: Magill
TDAs: Magill
Tuition: Reinhart
Worker's Compensation: Magill and Towne


Affirmative Action: Towne
Discrimination: Berger
Child Protection: Reinhart
Domestic Violence: Berger
Ethics: Berger
Financial Disclosure: Berger
Harassment: Berger
Sexual Harassment/Assault: Berger
Title IX: Berger
Workplace Violence: Berger

Employee Relations

CSEA contract questions: Berger
CSEA employee questions: Berger
CSEA employee counseling: Berger
CSEA employee discipline: Berger
CSEA grievances: Berger
M/C employee questions: Berger
M/C employee counseling: Berger
PBA contract questions: Berger
PBA employee questions: Berger
PBA employee counseling: Berger
PBA employee discipline: Berger
PBA grievances: Berger
Student grievances: Berger
Team building: Berger
UUP contract questions: Berger
UUP employee questions: Berger
UUP employee counseling: Berger
UUP employee discipline: Berger
UUP grievances: Berger

New Employees

Appointment letters: Reinhart
Concierge: Reinhart
Orientation: Berger
Payroll: Magill

Payroll / Paychecks / Compensation

Adjunct payroll: Magill
Taxes and Deductions: faculty/staff Magill
Taxes and Deductions: students Reinhart
Extra service payment: Magill
Faculty payroll: Magill
On-call/Recall payment: Magill
Overtime: Magill
Student payroll: Reinhart
Temporary service payroll: Magill
Time and Attendance: Magill


Advertising (contents): Towne
Interview Exchange Questions: Reinhart
Adjuncts: Reinhart
Affirmative Action: Towne
Appointments/renewals: Reinhart
Civil Service (canvass lists): Towne
Criminal background checks: Reinhart
FMLA: Towne
Interviewing techniques: Berger
Postings: Towne
Promotions: Berger
Reclassifications: Berger
Search Committees (charging): Towne
UUP IDA Awards/Professional Development: Towne


Employee relations: Berger
Paychecks: Reinhart
Payroll (paperwork): Reinhart
Summer employment: Reinhart
Title IX (discrimination/harassment): Berger
Work study assignments: Financial Aid
Work study payroll: Reinhart
Workplace Violence: Berger

Time Off Accruals

Accruals: Magill
Balances: Magill
Excessive Absenteeism: Berger
Online time and attendance: Magill
Personal leave (use): Magill


Domestic Violence: Berger
Harassment: Berger
Mandated: Berger
Sexual Harassment/Assault: Berger
Staff Development: Berger
Team/skill specific: Berger
Title IX: Berger
Workplace Violence: Berger


  • Office of
    Human Resources
  • Knapp Hall, Room 123
  • 106 Suffolk Circle
  • Cobleskill, NY 12043
  • 518-255-5423
  • 518-255-5657 Fax