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Human Resources

Phone: 518-475-6055 | Fax: 518-475-6059
1 Academy Park, Albany, NY 12207

About our department

The City School District of Albany's Office of Human Resources is dedicated to accomplishing the following strategic goals in support of the district's mission:

  • Recruiting, hiring and retaining the most highly qualified staff as well as a caring and competent teacher in every classroom, and highly effective leaders in every school and district office.
  • Promoting positive labor relations through collaborative problem-solving and open communication
  • Ensuring a safe and professional work environment that emphasizes mutual respect and maximizes employee effectiveness
  • Providing employment-related resources and information to employees with an emphasis on timely responsiveness and customer service

Who to contact

Do you have a human resources related question but are unsure who in the department to contact?

Learn who can help here.


Matthew Petrin

Human Resources Administrator

Andréa West

Assistant Human Resources Administrator


Are you a City School District of Albany employee looking for direct access to information regarding our health insurance plans, our union contracts and other useful forms?

VIsit our current employee resources page.

The Office of Human Resources is legally required to notify all employees of certain items.

View our Mandatory Notices section.