Business Services & Human Resource Department 
    The Business Services and Human Resource Department as a team is responsible for the financial processes, reporting, and coordination of the personnel services of the Hillsdale County Intermediate School District. The department's major responsibilities include but are not limited to:




    Business Services        

    • Budget Development
    • Budget Analysis & Monitoring
    • Financial Statements
    • Accounts Payable/Receivable
    • Insurances
    • LEA Business Services

    Human Resource Services

    • Payroll
    • Serving as a resource for employees and administrators
    • Maintaining all employee records and administering benefits
    • Coordinating employee coverage due to absence, leaves, and job vacancies
    • Assisting in employee relations issues and contract administration
    • County liaison to vendor employing substitute teachers




    Department Contacts


    Belinda Shaffer, Director Business/Finance

    517.437.0990 ext. 107



    Julie Lawless, HR Coordinator

    517.437.0990 ext. 109



    RaLena LoPresto, Grants Coordinator

    517.437.0990 ext. 357



    Bethney Richardson, Business Office Manager

    517.437.0990 ext. 157



    Rachel Patterson, ISD Business Office Secretary, Payables

    517.437.0990 ext. 173



    Linda McDowell, Secretary of Payroll 

    North Adams Jerome  
    North Adams: 517-287-4215


    Wendy Thorp, ISD Business Office Secretary, Payroll

    517.437.0990 ext. 119



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