Human Resources

Pulaski County Special School District is continually seeking qualified applicants to work in an environment where students are our first priority.   From administrators to support staff, each individual plays a vital role in the well being of our students. The ideal candidate is willing to make a difference in the lives of children served by the District. The Human Resource Department processes all new hires and is responsible for updating all personnel information.

Through effective communication with employees and applicants, our department has enhanced our services by streamlining employment processes and responding to ever-changing customer needs. Pulaski County Special School District is an equal opportunity employer that strives to recruit and retain quality employees who are dedicated to providing the best for the children of our community. 

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Please find the appropriate contact and feel free to call or email your questions.

Department fax number - 501-490-9897

Paul Brewer Chief Executive Officer
501-234-2032 pbrewer@pcssd.org

Shawn Burgess Director of Human Resources
Responsible for recruitment of teachers and certified administrators
501-234-2033 sburgess@pcssd.org

Susan Alford Secretary to the Chief Executive Officer
501-234-2030 salford@pcssd.org

Kristy Manees Certified Personnel Specialist
Responsible for maintaining personnel records/payroll information for certified staff 
501-234-2035 kmanees@pcssd.org

Chanda Swinson Recruiting Personnel Specialist
Responsible for maintaining personnel records/payroll information for substitute teachers, certified staff applicant system and AESOP substitute management system, maintaining support staff applicant system and unemployment claims
501-234-2040 cwatson@pcssd.org

Kim White Personnel Specialist II
501-234-2042 
kwhite@pcssd.org