Welcome to the Human Resources Department for the City of Graham. The Human Resources Department is responsible for managing job recruitment, overseeing employee benefits and wellness programs, promoting and enforcing personnel policies, providing orientation programs for new hires, and implementing risk management throughout the City. 

Mission Statement:

The Human Resources Department embraces change and the opportunity it brings. As a service provider, the City of Graham relies on well-trained, motivated, serving, and professional employees. It is the mission of the Human Resources Department to provide effective customer service by supporting the City of Graham’s departments with quality services.


The department of Human Resources advocates for all employees and encourages a diverse, qualified, healthy, safe, and highly dedicated workforce.


The Human Resources Department values:

Excellence as the standard for measuring consistency, engagement, timeliness, and quality of our service.

Compassion in our service to staff and employees who have served in the City of Graham.

Diversity in the workplace by being able to value differences and honor diversity to advance an inclusive and respectful culture.

Integrity displayed as the core of all we do to provide service that is honorable, reliable, defendable, and fair.


Lorrie Andrews, PHR, SHRM-CP, PS-MESH
Human Resources Manager
PO Drawer 357
Graham, NC 27253