Stewart Memorial Library on the Coe College campus


HR Staff and Office Contact Information

Contact Us

Entrance to Voorhees Hall, home of the Human Resources Office

Office of Human Resources

Phone: 319-399-8672
Fax: 319-399-8757


Monday-Friday: 8 a.m.-Noon and 1-4:30 p.m.
Closed during all College holidays (view academic calendar).


Voorhees Hall, First Floor

Tess Werner

Tess Werner

HR and Payroll Administrator


  • Faculty and staff payroll, tax, and time-sheet questions
  • Student payroll and employment questions
  • Sick leave/vacation questions
  • Interfolio and HR administration support
Andy Cooley

Andy Cooley

HR and Benefits Administrator


  • Benefit questions and administration
  • Address changes
  • Workers' Compensation
  • Orientation and on boarding
Kris Bridges

Kris Bridges

Director of Human Resources


  • Staff recruitment process and planning
  • Compensation
  • Policy, process, and compliance questions
  • Staff and leadership development/coaching
  • HR communications, planning, and culture initiatives
  • Learning and development planning
  • Diversity and inclusion