Welcome to Human Resources

The office of Human Resources provides services and administrates benefits while developing, applying and continually evaluating employee policies, procedures, practices and programs. Through this, our Human Resources office not only promotes employee confidence in Taylor University as an employer of choice, but also promotes a work environment and continuous self-improvement based on Christ-centered love, respect and concern for others.

Welcome to the Human Resource Department at Taylor University! Our hope is that the information you find in these pages is helpful to you as you fulfill your calling to minister at Taylor University in the name of our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ.

You are Taylor University's greatest resource for our mission "to develop servant leaders marked with a passion to minister Christ's redemptive love and truth to a world in need." We believe you can thrive by living out this mission in the context of our life together covenant and the model of our Lord as is evidenced by the servant's towel.

We want this web site to provide the information you need to succeed at Taylor University. Feel free to explore the resources available to you!

If you would like to visit our offices, we are located in Sickler Hall on Reade Avenue. Our office Hours are:

  • 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday
  • We generally observe a one-hour lunch at 12:00 p.m.
  • and close at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday to attend Chapel
  • Our summer hours are 7:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

If you would like to get to know us better, please take a moment to read our monthly newsletter, The HR Source. You can access issues by clicking on The HR Source Archives box at the right.

Greetings from your Human Resources Team! We are here to serve you. Below you will find our contact information. We are available to answer questions, address concerns, and enhance your experience as a valued member of the Taylor University community.

Jane Cramer

Jane Cramer
Administrative Assistant

April Evans

April Evans
Assistant Director of Human Resources

Janel Hart

Janel Hart
Recruiting Coordinator and Systems Support

Michelle Kuhl

Michelle Kuhl
PT Payroll/HR Assistant
(765) 998-5236

Toni Newlin

Toni Newlin
Payroll Manager

Marla Persinger

Marla Persinger
Benefits Coordinator

Ron Sutherland

Ron Sutherland
VP for Business Administration
(765) 998-5118

These foundational documents of the university are provided for your reference as they are significant pieces to our work and ministry at Taylor University: