Human Resources

Human Resources Department at Hawthorn School District 73.


Welcome to the Human Resources Department for Hawthorn School District 73.  The Human Resources Department is responsible for assisting in the recruitment and hiring of new staff members, employee and labor relations, educator certification, leaves, collective bargaining compliance and overall support for all district employees.

HR Team

  • Lynn Barkley – Director of Human Resources
  • PHONE: 847.990.4241

  • Susan Gresik – Administrative Assistant
  • PHONE: 847.990.4216

  • Mayra Lanuza – Administrative Assistant / Substitute Coordinator
  • PHONE: 847.990.4218


Lake County ROE Licensure Team contacts

Maricela Jimenez, Chief Licensure Officer
Human Resource Liaison

Pam Cooper, Licensure Officer
Educator Liaison Alpha last name A-Z

Cayce Wright, Licensure Officer
Educator Liaison for Substitute and Paraprofessionals