Our Human Resources Department

The Human Resources Department of the Tolleson Union High School District is committed to recruiting, hiring, and supporting the most dedicated and qualified education employees. Our employees must be able to educate all students to their highest level of academic potential as well as teach them the skills and knowledge to become capable, creative, and responsible citizens. We invite you to visit or contact us at anytime if you have any questions.


Contact Human Resources

Michael Stewart, PHR
Director of Human Resources
P: 623-478-4007

James Piper
HR Coordinator
P: 623-478-4011

Lea Vasquez
HR Specialist
P: 623-478-4056

Sonia Perez
Substitute Coordinator
P: 623-478-4163

Christine Marler
Benefits Coordinator
P: 623-478-4160

Jesse Botian
District Receptionist
P: 623-478-4000
National Board Certification Information

The National Board for Professional Teaching Standards provides a variety of information about National Board Certification. In particular, the 2014 Guide to National Board Certification is a helpful document that contains a visual overview and timeline of the process.

TUHSD provides a $1,000 stipend for three years for teachers who have their National Board Certification. Arizona Master Teacher scholarships are also available from the AZ K-12 Center.

Check out the video podcasts which describe National Board Certification: