Meet Our Department
Welcome to Human Resources! Whether you are seeking a career with School District 271 or are already a valued member of our staff, we hope this website will serve as a key resource for you.
Kelly Ostrom, Director of Human Resource
Kelly supervises the Human Resource department and its functions. She is your contact for any type of employee concern; grievance, harassment, discrimination issue, conflict resolution, district calendars, employment offer letters, contracts, certifications, salary inquiries and first contact hiring administrator when opening a position.
Lisa Loy, Recruiting and ISEE Specialist
Lisa coordinates the recruitment, selection and hiring of employees for the district. She is responsible for assisting applicants and candidate search teams through the application process, coordinating job fairs, creating recruiting materials and updating the HR website. In addition, Lisa works on District State Reporting (ISEE) problem solving and fixing errors. She works closely with Departments and Building Staff to insure accurate information.Shelley Hanzen, Benefits Specialist, Workers Comp and AESOP Coordinator
Shelley manages insurance and retirement benefits, flex savings accounts and workers comp claims. Please also contact Shelley for any Aesop and Safe-Schools questions.
Josie Spindler, Human Resources Assistant
Josie manages background checks, fingerprinting, volunteer applications, and assists with HR tasks
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org /Phone: 208-664-8241 ext. 10033