University of Southern California

Human Resources Information Systems (HRIS)


HRIS provides functional and technical support to HR systems, including Workday.

Peter Fennema
Senior Technical Project Leader |
Peter oversees the team that provides technical support to Workday, USC's comprehensive HR system. They are responsible for development, optimization, troubleshooting and reporting for the system. Peter joined USC in 2013 after 12 years in IT for 20th Century Fox, as well as extensive freelance web design and development work. He has both a bachelor's and a master's degree in music from USC, and works as a professional musician.

Zack Lehatto
Technical Project Specialist |
Zack has been a part of USC for a long time–on staff since 2005, before which he covered the USC football team for an online magazine. Prior to that, he was a USC student, and holds a bachelor's degree in history and political science. Zack is a huge sports fan.

Jackson Mollin
Technical Project Specialist |
Jackson joined USC in 2014 after working as a software consultant at Deloitte in the Bay Area. He is originally from Santa Monica and has a master's degree in business. Jackson enjoys hanging at the beach, traveling, and cheering on his Boston sports teams.

Mike Smith
Technical Project Specialist |
Mike joined USC in 2014 after working for The Academy of Art University and LinkedIn in the Bay Area, helping them develop and utilize Workday. He holds a bachelor's degree in Human Resources from the University of Louisville. Mike is happy to be back in Southern California, enjoying sunny weather and the wide variety of cultures here.