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The Bureau of Human Resources provides leadership in human resource management for the agencies and departments within the Executive Branch of State Government. In addition to administering Civil Service Law and merit system principles, the Bureau is responsible for establishing and maintaining job classification specifications, staff training and organizational development, recruitment, and administering employee benefits including employee Safety and Wellness, and the state employee Workers' Compensation Program.

The Bureau is also responsible for advising and representing managers in Executive Branch agencies and departments in labor relations and other employment issues.  Included are collective bargaining and administration of collective bargaining agreements, and administration of the state's Equal Employment Opportunity program and other civil rights activities.

  • Kirsten Figueroa, DAFS Commissioner 
  • Breena D. Bissell, HR Director 

Contact Us

To contact your HR team, please visit the HR Contacts webpage

Department of Administrative & Financial Services
Bureau of Human Resources
#4 State House Station
Augusta, ME  04333-0004

Business Hours: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm, Monday - Friday
Office Location: Burton M. Cross Building, 4th Floor
Voice: (207) 624-7761
Fax: (207) 287-4414
TTY: 888-577-6690

For Media Inquiries:

Sharon Huntley
Director of Communications for Department of Administrative and Financial Services

For FOAA Requests:


For Legislative-related Requests:

Anya Trundy
Director of Legislative Affairs
Office of the Commissioner of the Department of Administrative and Financial Services


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