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Human Resources2018-09-12T15:51:00+00:00

Location & Hours

Our offices are located in the Prior Building (shown on the Yakima Campus Map as building “1”), Room 118 on the West end of the Yakima Campus.

Our normal office hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.  Parking is available in visitors lot “C” located off of South 16th Avenue and a visitors parking permit may be obtained inside Human Resources.

Contact Information

Main Telephone: 509.574.4670
Confidential Facsimile: 509.574.4675​
E-mail address: yvcchr@yvcc.edu
South 16th Ave. & Nob Hill Blvd., Yakima, WA 98902
P.O. Box 22520, Yakima, WA 98907-2520

Human Resource Services Department

The YVC Human Resource Services Department provides quality employment and professional development services to support a diverse learning centered institution in compliance with established Affirmative Action policies. 

YVC is an Affirmative Action / Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

Yakima Valley College does not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, national origin, disability, sex, genetic information, or age in admission, treatment, or participation in its programs, services and activities, or in employment.

All inquiries regarding compliance should be directed to:

Director of Human Resource Services
YVC, South 16th Ave. & Nob Hill Blvd.
Yakima, WA  98902


Meet Our Staff


Kraig MichelsDirector, Human Resources
Office location: Prior Hall, Building 1, Room 123
Alma Ramirez, B.S.Human Resource Generalist
Office location: Prior Hall, Building 1, Room 122
Jeannette Quintero, B.SHuman Resource Generalist
Office location: Prior Hall, Building 1, Room 118
Yesenia AriasHuman Resource Consultant Assistant
Office location: Prior Hall, Building 1, Room 118
Heather NewmanHuman Resource Consultant Assistant
Office location: Prior Hall, Building 1, Room 118