Tom Sanders

Human Resources
Title: Director of Human Resources
Phone: 620.694.2620

Tom Sanders joined the City of Hutchinson in 2006 as the Director of Human Resources.

He holds a bachelors degree from the University of Kansas in Personnel Administration, and has earned the Senior Professional in Human Resources Management (SPHR) certification from the Society of Human Resources Management.

Tom brings to the City over 15 years of experience managing and developing Human Resources Management systems and programs for diverse organizations such as Fortune 100 corporations, technology and professional services firms, not-for-profit, and governmental entities. He is also a member of the national and local chapters of the Society of Human Resources Management (SHRM) and the International Personnel Management Association (IPMA).

As the Director of Human Resources, Tom is principally responsible for HR policy development, recruitment and selection, compensation and benefit program design/administration, employee relations, organizational development, and compliance with all statutes and regulations related to employment and payroll.

Tom is a native Kansan but has lived and worked in Kansas City, Charlotte and Tulsa. 

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