Directory

Colette Hands
Interim Chief Human Resources Officer
Associate Vice President of Continuing Education, Training and Workforce Development
847.635.1675

Sunny Novakov
Benefits Specialist
847.635.1818
snovakov@oakton.edu

Medical and Dental Benefits

  • SURS
  • Life Insurance
  • Deferred Compensation (403B & 457 Plans)
  • FMLA


Matthew Robitaille
Employment Specialist
847.635.1868
mrobitai@oakton.edu

  • Staff Employment
  • New Staff Orientatton
  • Administrative Employment
  • Faculty Employment

Mercedes Lizalde
Human Resources Specialist
847.376.7179
mlizalde@oakton.edu

  • ACA Compliance
  • Immigration
  • I-9 Form Compliance
  • HR Data Management
  • Onboarding
  • Faculty Service & Payroll Support
  • General HR Information

Ramona Nitzschke
Department Assistant
847.635.1675
ramona@oakton.edu

  • General HR Information
  • Employment Verification
  • Tuition Waivers