Human Resources

About Belmont Human Resources

Mission Statement:

The Office of Human Resources supports the mission of Belmont University by recruiting, retaining and rewarding our faculty and staff employees by:

  • encouraging diversity & growth, and
  • promoting a responsible and ethical work environment

The Human Resources office is located on the fourth floor of Fidelity Hall, Room 426. Our office hours are Monday through Friday from 8 am - 4:30 pm. Please call or email one of us to schedule an appointment. If you have a question about your paycheck, the Payroll Office is located in Fidelity Hall Room 218, phone 460-6203.

Human Resources Team Members and Primary Responsibilities

Sally McKay, MBA, SPHR

Human resources policy issues, employee relations, employment, performance management and compensation questions, human resources measures and statistics.  Serves as EEO and HIPAA Privacy Coordinator for the University. Phone: 460-6456 Fax 460-5454.

Susan Saunders, MSHRM, CEBS, SPHR
Assistant Director

Benefit and insurance claims questions and issues, compensation questions, and HR policy questions.  Phone: 460-5614 Fax: 460-5454.

Deborah Nunn Baruzzini, EdD
Director of Organizational Development

Training and professional development for groups and individuals, performance management, workshops, group and employee relation issues, focus groups, surveys, evaluations, faculty and staff research. Phone: 460-6172 Fax: 460-5454.

Donna Gwaltney, Ph.D., SPHR
Senior Human Resources Generalist
Recruitment, Belmont Jobs Online "PeopleAdmin", HR policy questions, employee relation issues, H-1B and permanent residency processing, and tuition exchange liaison. Phone: 460-6464 Fax: 460-5454 

Mandy Hodge, PHR
Human Resources Generalist
New hire process, orientation, FMLA, workers compensation, employee relation issues, recruitment, and Belmont Jobs Online "PeopleAdmin". Phone: 460-5650 Fax:460-5454

Shauna Seymore
HR Assistant


Administrative support for the Office of Human Resources, new hire process and benefits overview, recruitment and applicant questions, background checks, workers compensation, employee name and address changes, and Belmont Jobs Online "PeopleAdmin".
Phone: 460-6456  Fax 460-5454.