Tonya Rickmon

Tonya Rickmon


Human Resources Coordinator

City of Peoria


Occupation: As human resources coordinator for the City of Peoria, Tonya Rickmon plays a key role in the city’s hiring process. She drafts and posts job announcements for media outlets, assesses candidates for positions, refers candidates to departments, sets up testing and interviews, and assists the interview panel. Her other duties include maintaining a database of potential hires and coordinating performance evaluations.


Community Involvement: She has previously volunteered for school and sports activities and programs at St. Paul Baptist Church.


Education: Bachelor of science, organizational leadership, Greenville University


Three things she’s passionate about: Family, personal development and health


Three favorite hobbies: Traveling, reading and cooking


Career influence or inspiration: “My parents, James and Gloria Alexander.”


Inspirational quote: “I never lose. Either I win or learn.” Nelson Mandela

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