Meet the Human Resources Team

HR is a Strategic Business Partner in recruiting, empowering, and retaining top talent who drive SPC’s Mission while achieving individual growth & professional success. Our team is proactively available to ensure that the College is a special place to work. SPC is committed to the recruitment of a diverse faculty, staff, and student body, fostering a climate that treasures differences and provides rich opportunities for learning.

Jay Bartels

HR Benefits & Wellness Specialist 
Location: EpiCenter DO-128
Phone:  727.341.3122
Fax:  727.499.4939

John Furr

Associate Director, Employee/Labor Relations
Location: EpiServices
Phone:  727.614.7054
Fax:  727.444.6267

Dominique Granger, MSHRM, PHR

Associate Director, Talent Acquisition
Location: EpiCenter Services
Phone:  727.341.3333
Fax:  727.499.4692

Kate Kuracheva

Associate Director, Benefits & Wellness
Location: EpiCenter SR-148
Phone:  727.341.3044
Fax:  727.444.6714

Laura Linder

Human Resources Generalist
Employment Accessibility Services
Location: EpiCenter SR-150
Phone:  727.341.3096
Fax:  727.499.4603

Silvane Metelus

Employee/Labor Relations Partner
Location: EpiCenter DO-128
Phone:  727.341.3048
Fax:  727.444.6955

Darryl Wright-Greene

Chief Human Resources and Talent Officer
Location: EpiCenter SR-152
Phone: 727.302.6823

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Who Do I Ask?

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Ask the Experts

For Benefit Questions …

  • Benefits
  • Health Insurance
  • Retirement
  • Leave Balances
  • Wellness Programs
  • Deer Oaks EAP
  • Blue 365 Programs


For Learn & Grow Questions…

  • Performance Management
  • Employee Engagement
  • Leadership Development
  • Percipio & Training


For Employment Questions…

  • Hiring Process
  • Personnel Actions
  • Employee Records
  • Employment Verification