Welcome to Human Resources

  • The Tahoe Truckee Unified School District Human Resources Department is dedicated to recruiting, hiring, and retaining highly skilled, motivated and caring administrators, teachers and support staff to serve the students of our district. We are committed to providing excellent support for current and prospective employees through a culture of quality, accountability, responsibility and respect and ensuring effective communication, sound procedures and systems, and exemplary customer service.


    Human Resources Department Overview

    • Recruitment, Interviews, Selection
    • Hiring & Pre-Employment Clearance, Certificated & Classified Employees, Substitutes, Coaches & Volunteers
    • Salary Schedules & Salary Placement
    • Employment Contracts
    • Job Descriptions
    • BTSA
    • Course Credit Approvals
    • Personnel Records
    • Evaluation Process
    • PAR
    • Mandated Employee Trainings Annual and Upon Employment
    • Credentials & Monitoring
    • Course Credit Approval
    • Absence Monitoring
    • Leaves of Absence
    • Job Shares
    • Bargaining Units, Labor Relations & Negotiations
    • Staffing
    • Substitute Teachers
    • Seniority Lists
    • Calendars
    • Transfers & Reassignments
    • Resignations & Termination of Employment




  • Hours of Operation
    Monday - Friday
    8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
    Closed Holidays & Weekends
    General Email Inquiries:
    TTUSD Human Resources General Inquiries

    Joan Zappettini
    Director of Human Resources
    (530) 582-2556 Ext 20430

    Cynthia Friedli
    Confidential Administrative Assistant District Office
    Human Resources &
    Business Department
    (530) 582-2580 Ext 20415

    Dana Walton-Smith
    Credentials Technician
    Certificated & Classified Employment
    Substitute Teacher Employment
    Manages Job Postings
    (530) 582-2503 Ext 20411

    New Contact Information for Human Resources Questions Related to the following:
    TTUSD Coaches & Volunteers 
    TTUSD Substitute Teachers 
    Contact Human Resources
    Emails will be answered within the same day or the following morning

    Human Resources Fax
    (530) 582-7606