Brenda S. Balonis
Associate Director of Human Resources
Office Location: Selinsgrove Hall - First Floor
BA, Susquehanna University
AAS, Susquehanna University
Balonis is the plan administrator for the university’s employee benefits programs which includes administering state and federally mandated programs such as COBRA and FMLA. She works with vendors/carriers to enhance existing benefits and/or implement new benefits. She also serves as the university’s HIPAA privacy official.
Balonis manages the recruitment and hiring of employees as well as oversight of payroll processes, wage/salary and benefit surveys including IPEDS, CUPA and AAUP, and serves on several university committees.
Balonis is a member of the American Payroll Association (APA), the College and University Professional Association for Human Resources (CUPA-HR), the national Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), as well as the local SHRM chapter. She has achieved the Professional in Human Resources (PHR) designation by the HR Certification Institute, the credentialing affiliate of SHRM.