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Butler County Government
Services Center

315 High Street
6th Floor
Hamilton, OH 45011
Phone: 513-887-3247
Fax: 513-887-3505


Office Hours:
8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Human Resources

Butler County Human Resources

In an effort to advance the Butler County Board of Commissioner’s core belief that all public money is received as a matter of public trust and must be spent conservatively and responsibly, the Butler County Human Resources Department’s mission is to attract, hire, train, support, and retain competent, capable, honest, and high-performing employees for the Commissioners administrative offices and departments. 

In carrying out its’ mission, the Butler County Commissioners Human Resources Department assists the Board of County Commissioners in the following human resources endeavors:

• Propose, administer and update Commissioners’ classification and compensation policies;

• Propose, administer and update Commissioners’ performance evaluation and pay plan;

• Propose, administer and update Commissioners’ personnel policy manual provisions;

• Lead and carry out employee recruitment and selection, and discipline when necessary;

• Maintain business-like relationship with Commissioners’ numerous collective bargaining units;

• Provide training to improve employee competence, performance and efficiency;

• Assist departments in complying with state and federal employment laws and regulations;

• Administer workers’ compensation and unemployment compensation programs;

• Oversee risk management and employees safety programs;

• Administer payroll process, attendance records, and keeps personnel files;

• Coordinate and administer employee wellness programs


MAIN HR OFFICE LINE: 513.887.3245  

Laurie Murphy
HR Director

Julie Tragesser
Personnel Officer III
Matt Neugebauer
Personnel Officer II
Traci Hibbard
Administrative Secretary II
Utah Bailey
Safety Director
Shawna Smith
Health and Wellness Coordinator


Butler County Commissioners Office - Government Services Center - 315 High Street Hamilton, OH 45011 513.887.3247