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Deborah MerrimanEmployee Benefits & Work/LifeDeborah Merriman
Benefits Programs & Compliance Administrator

My career at the College began in 1990 and I joined the Office of Human Resources in 1999. I would welcome a call from you to discuss questions you may have related to the Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA), accommodations, leave of absences, IC 403(b) Plan, Emeriti, compliance or other benefit related items.   For additional information visit our website at: /hr/benefits/.

I completed the ADA Coordinators’ Training Certification Program, (ACTCP), awarded by the University of Missouri College of Human Environmental Sciences – Architectural Studies & the Great Plains ADA Center; as well as SHRM-CP Certification, awarded by the Society of Human Resources Management, and PHR certification, awarded by the HR Certification Institute.

Please feel free to contact me directly at dmerriman@ithaca.edu or 607.274-3851 with your benefit related questions.