State Human Resources

State Human Resources

The mission of the DEMA Human Resources Office is to be a strategic partner by providing Human Resources programs that attract, develop, retain, and engage a skilled and diverse workforce.  DEMA Human Resources also provides policy direction on human resource management issues and human resources employment laws.

The DEMA Human Resources (HR) Office is also responsible for administering health benefits and workers compensation programs.  DEMA HR is a full service HR Office responsible for Classification and Compensation, Employee Relations, Recruitment and Selection, and HR related Training and Development programs.

The DEMA Human Resources Office has eight (8) employees in Phoenix who support the Agency in all Human Resources functions and programs.


State Human Resources Office
5636 E. McDowell Road Bldg. M5710
Phoenix, AZ 85008
Phone: (602) 267-2807


Chief Human Resources Officer
Jamie Stacy, SHRM-CP, PHR, CPM
(602) 267-2731


Human Resources Operations Manager
Sonia Gibbs | (602) 267-2993


Employee Relations Officer
Gloria Salazar | (602) 629-4387


HR Lead Personnel Analyst
Irene Hobbs | (602) 267-2808


HR Personnel Analyst II
Cristina Gaston | (602) 629-4406


HR Personnel Analyst II
Kecia Powell | (602) 267-2642


HR Administrative Assistant
Julie Mazo | (602) 267-2807