Meet the Staff

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    Human Resources Director

    Amanda Farthing

    Amanda Farthing has worked in Champaign’s Human Resources Department since 2006, when she joined the City as a Human Resources Intern. She later served as a Human Resources Technician (2007) before being promoted to Human Resources Specialist (2008) then Assistant Human Resources Director (2014). She has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from the University of Alabama and a Master of Arts in Industrial/Organizational Psychology from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Ms. Farthing is

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    Amanda Farthing has worked in Champaign’s Human Resources Department since 2006, when she joined the City as a Human Resources Intern. She later served as a Human Resources Technician (2007) before being promoted to Human Resources Specialist (2008) then Assistant Human Resources Director (2014).

    She has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from the University of Alabama and a Master of Arts in Industrial/Organizational Psychology from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

    Ms. Farthing is recognized as a Senior Certified Professional by the International Public Management Association for Human Resources.

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    Assistant Human Resources Director

    Eric Reynolds

    Eric Reynolds is responsible for the general oversight of Human Resources operations and activities, staffing and reorganizations, job analysis, compensation and position classification, and training and employee development.

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    Eric Reynolds is responsible for the general oversight of Human Resources operations and activities, staffing and reorganizations, job analysis, compensation and position classification, and training and employee development.

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    Risk Manager

    Larry Krause

    Larry Krause’s areas of focus include Worker’s Compensation, work related

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    Larry Krause’s areas of focus include Worker’s Compensation, work related accidents, duty injuries, safety programs, and liability and insurance services

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Human Resources Department

Contact Us

Human Resources Department

102 N. Neil St.
Champaign IL, 61820

217-403-8770

271-403-8780 (fax)

hr@champaignil.gov