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CUPA-HR Board of Directors

Executive Committee

  • Donna Popovich, Chair
    Executive Director of Human Resources

    University of Tampa
    401 West Kennedy Blvd.
    Tampa, FL 33606

    Contact
    (813) 253-6237
    Email Donna

  • John Whelan, Chair-elect
    Associate Vice President for Human Resources

    Indiana University
    Poplars Building E165, 400 E. Seventh St.
    Bloomington, IN 47405

    Contact
    (812) 855-2239
    Email John

  • David Blake, Past Chair
    Vice Chancellor and Chief Human Resources Officer

    Seattle Colleges
    1500 Harvard Ave.
    Seattle, WA 98122

    Contact
    (206) 934-4136
    Email David

  • Chris Byrd, Treasurer
    Vice President for Human Resources

    University of South Carolina - Columbia
    Thornwell Adm Annex, Suite 222, 1420 Pendleton St.
    Columbia, SC 29208

    Contact
    (803) 777-3343
    Email Chris

  • Andy Brantley, Ex-Officio
    President and Chief Executive Officer

    CUPA-HR
    1811 Commons Point Drive
    Knoxville, TN 37932

    Contact
    (865) 637-7673
    Email Andy

Regional Directors

  • Pamela Prescod-Caesar, Eastern Region (2015-18)
    Vice President for Human Resources

    Swarthmore College
    500 College Ave.
    Swarthmore, PA 19081-1390

    Contact
    (610) 328-8397
    Email Pamela

  • Carol Hintz, Midwest Region (2016-19)
    Vice Chancellor for Human Resources

    University of Missouri – Kansas City
    5115 Oak St., AC 226
    Kansas City, MO 64112

    Contact
    (816) 235-1626
    Email Carol

  • Ale Kennedy, Southern Region (2017-19)
    Director of Human Resources, Academic Affairs

    Clemson University
    108 Perimeter Road
    Clemson, SC 29634

    Contact
    (864) 656-9407
    Email Ale

  • Janet May, Western Region (2017-20)
    Chief Human Resources Officer

    Houston Community College
    3100 Main St.
    Houston, TX 77002

    Contact
    (713) 718-8582
    Email Janet

At-Large Directors

  • Jeff C. Herring (2015-18)
    Chief Human Resources Officer

    University of Utah
    420 Wakara Way, Suite 105
    Salt Lake City, UT 84108-1277

    Contact
    (801) 585-0928
    Email Jeff

  • Marie Williams (2015-18)
    Associate Vice Chancellor for Human Resources

    North Carolina State University
    Administrative Services Center, Campus Box 7563
    Raleigh, NC 27695

    Contact
    (919) 515-2973
    Email Marie

  • Quint A. Hill (2016-19)
    Human Resources Director

    University System of Georgia Office
    270 Washington St., SW
    Atlanta, GA 30334

    Contact
    (404) 962-3238
    Email Quint

  • Nerissa E. Morris (2016-19)
    Vice President, Human Resources

    University of Miami
    Suite 1155C UM Gables One Tower, 1320 South Dixie Highway
    Coral Gables, FL 33146

    Contact
    (305) 284-4476
    Email Nerissa

  • John Martin (2017-20)
    Director of Human Resources

    Princeton University
    2 New South
    Princeton, NJ

    Contact
    (609) 258-8654
    Email John

  • Susan Norton (2017-20)
    Vice President for Human Resources

    Augusta University
    1120 15th St., FG 1102
    Augusta, GA 30912-0004

    Contact
    (706) 721-3777
    Email Susan

  • Kelli Shuman (2017-20)
    Vice President of Human Resources

    South Dakota School of Mines and Technology
    501 E Saint Joseph St.
    Rapid City, SD 57701-3901

    Contact
    (605) 394-1203
    Email Kelli