Human Resources


Certificated Staff Assignments & Transfer Process / Due February 28

Beginning Feb. 1 through Feb. 28, all certificated staff complete the 2017-18 Building Program Assignment Request form.
This form is due to your building principal or program manager by 3:00 p.m., February 28, 2017.

If you are interested in being considered for a transfer outside your current school or program,
including newly created positions, for the 2017-18 school year, you need to complete an Online
Request for Transfer application
by February 28, 2017 by 3:00 p.m.

Please refer to IEA/ISD CBA Article 7, Section 2 for more information regarding transfers.

Go to the HR website to view Transfer Information.

If you have questions around the transfer process, check with your building administrator
or please contact Bethany Rogers, Human Resources (7060).

Poster 2.17.17 Reduced 



The Human Resources team welcomes our role and responsibility as the focal point for empowering our district colleagues to make a difference in the learning and lives of Issaquah School District students. We are dedicated to being a resource to staff and committed to implementing staff support systems for our colleagues who work to ensure that students become honorable, thinking, skillful citizens, prepared for and eager to accept the challenges of life in a dynamic global environment. As an HR team we:

CONNECT employees to professional development and training, to collaborative opportunities, and to support systems available;

HONOR the dignity and competency of our employees, acting with respect and integrity to navigate challenges while celebrating outstanding contributions; and

EMPOWER employees to maximize their positive impact on our learning community.


Come, make a difference. Work with us!

For information about the district, please view the Issaquah School District Information Flipbook.

2017 Recruiting Event Dates


Human Resources
Lisa Hechtman, Executive Director of Human Resources
565 NW Holly Street
Issaquah, WA 98027

Title IX Coordinator
Moriah Banasick, Staff Accountant/Internal Auditor
565 NW Holly Street
Issaquah, WA 98027

District HIB Coordinator
Josh Almy, Executive Director of Middle School Education
565 NW Holly Street
Issaquah, WA 98027

Title VII Compliance
Chris Burton, Executive Director of Compliance and Legal Affairs 
565 NW Holly Street 
Issaquah, WA 98027 

Public Records Officer
L Michelle, Executive Director of Communications 
565 NW Holly Street
Issaquah, WA 98027

Student-Related Issues: Section 504/ADA Coordinator
Pam Ridenour, Director of Career and Counseling Services
565 NW Holly Street
Issaquah, WA 98027

For EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION SUPPORT, please contact our Human Resources Specialists:

For Benefits information, contact our Benefits Coordinators:
Serving Last Names A-K: Rhonda Kurtenbach - (425) 837-7065
Serving Last Names L-Z: Jenny Shim - (425) 837-7152

For other employee-related information, please contact the Human Resources Department at (425) 837-7060.


The Issaquah School District complies with all applicable federal and state rules and regulations and does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, creed, religion, color, national origin, age, honorably discharged veteran or military status, sexual orientation including gender expression or identity, the presence of any sensory, mental or physical disability, or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal by a person with a disability in its programs and activities, or employment related matters, and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. The following employees are designated to handle questions and complaints of alleged discrimination: Executive Director of Human Resources, District Title IX Coordinator, Section 504/ADA Coordinator or Compliance Coordinator for 28A.540 and 28A.642 RCW, in writing or by telephone at 425.837.7060. The Issaquah School District will also take steps to assure that national origin persons who lack English language skills can participate in all educational programs, services and activities. For information regarding translation services or transitional bilingual education programs, contact the Director of Career and Counseling services in writing at 565 NW Holly St., Issaquah, WA 98027 or by telephone at 425.837.7000.