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CUPA-HR Board of Directors 

Executive Committee

  • Marie Williams, Chair
    Associate Vice Chancellor for Human Resources

    North Carolina State University
    Campus Box 7563
    Raleigh, NC 27695

  • Susan Norton, Chair-elect
    Vice President for Human Resources

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

  • John Whelan, Past Chair
    Vice President for Human Resources

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

  • Jeff C. Herring, Treasurer
    Chief Human Resources Officer

    The University of Utah
    250 East 200 South, Suite 1600
    Salt Lake City, UT 84111

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

    CUPA-HR
    1811 Commons Point Drive
    Knoxville, TN 37932

Regional Directors

  • Vicki L. Stewart, Eastern Region (2018-21)
    Director of Human Resources

    York College of Pennsylvania
    441 Country Club Road
    York, PA 17403-3678

  • Renee Hiller, Midwest Region (2019-2022)
    Director of Human Resources

    Michigan Technological University
    1400 Townsend Drive
    2nd Floor Lakeshore Center

  • Leanne Fuller, Southern Region (2019-22)
    Director, Human Resource Services

    Auburn University
    1550 East Glenn Avenue
    Auburn, AL 36830

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

    Houston Community College
    3100 Main St.
    Houston, TX 77002

At-Large Directors

  • John Martin (2017-20)
    Director of Client Services

    Princeton University
    2 New South
    Princeton, NJ 08544

  • Kelli Shuman (2017-20)
    Associate Vice President for Human Resources and Chief Human Resources Officer

    Elon University
    2070 Campus Box
    Elon, NC 27244

  • Barbara A. Abercrombie (2018-21)
    Vice Chancellor for Organizational Effectiveness & Chief Human Capital Officer

    University of North Texas System
    1901 Main Street
    Dallas, TX 75201

  • Pierre D. Joanis (2018-21)
    Vice President for Human Resources

    Bucknell University
    142 Moser Lane
    Lewisburg, PA 17837-8031

  • Larry Robertson (2018-21)
    Director of Benefits, Compensation & HR Systems

    Collin County Community College District
    2200 West University Drive
    McKinney, TX 75070-8001

  • Jay Stephens (2018-21)
    Vice President for Human Capital Services

    Kansas State University
    1810 Kerr Dr, 103 Edwards Hall
    Manhattan, KS 66506

  • Carl Sorensen (2019-2022)
    Senior Associate Vice President for Human Resources

    University of Richmond
    231 Richmond Way, Weinstein Hall
    Richmond, VA 23173-0001

  • Jami Painter (2019-2022)
    Associate Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer

    University of Illinois System
    807 S. Wright St., Suite 440
    Champaign, IL 61820

  • Sheraine Gilliam-Holmes (2019-2022)
    Executive Director and Chief Human Resources Officer

    Austin Peay State University
    PO Box 4507
    Clarksville, TN 37044