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Shirley Mata

Senior HR Partner

As a Senior HR Partner, Shirley provides coaching and guidance to supervisors and managers in the areas of recruitment and staffing, classification and compensation, and performance management. Shirley joined Santa Clara University in September 2015.

Prior to SCU, Shirley worked at the City of San Jose for 20 years in the areas of workforce planning, community organizing and program management. Shirley received her undergraduate degree in Behavioral Sciences and Sociology from San Jose State University and her M.S. degree in Organization Development from University of San Francisco.