The Higher Ed Workplace Blog

Checking in With Jenna Elmer: Each of Us Has a Heroic Path

CUPA-HR President and CEO Andy Brantley catches up with Jenna Elmer, assistant director for HR in facilities management at The University of Arizona. Jenna shares thoughts on listening, leading with grace, and helping each employee find a way to be active in the fight, whether it’s the person pulling on the hazmat suit, a supervisor with a chronic condition, or a parent working from home while teaching fifth-grade math.

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The CUPA-HR national office will be closed November 26-27 in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.