Emerging CUPA-HR Leader Program

2018-19 Emerging CUPA-HR Leaders

The 2018-19 Emerging CUPA-HR Leaders are (left to right):

  • Jake Lathrop, Human Resources Director for the College of Education at Michigan State University – Midwest Region Emerging Leader
  • Sujata Malhotra, Deputy Director of Human Resources at City University of New York – Eastern Region Emerging Leader
  • Melanie DeSantis, Assistant Vice President of Human Resources – Franklin & Marshall College – National Board Emerging Leader
  • Diana Sobczynski, Senior Compensation Analyst at University of Oregon – Western Region Emerging Leader
  • Keyashia Sheppard, Human Resources Specialist at Wallace Community College – Southern Region Emerging Leader
  • Jewel Washington – Assistant Vice President of Human Resources at University of Maryland College Park – National Board Emerging Leader

Program Leaders

Carol Hintz, Chair
Vice chancellor for Human Resources
University of Missouri – Kansas City

Kelli Shuman, Vice-Chair
Vice President of Human Resources
South Dakota School of Mines and Technology



The CUPA-HR office will be closed Fridays through August 16.