Press Release

June 29, 2021

Leah Schonfeld, Assistant Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer at The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina, to Serve as Chair of CUPA-HR’s Southern Region Board of Directors

Leah Schonfeld, assistant vice president and chief human resources officer at The Citadel, the Military College of South Carolina, has been selected to serve as chair of the Southern Region board of directors of the College and University Professional Association for Human Resources (CUPA-HR) for the 2021-22 fiscal year. She will begin her term on July 1.

Schonfeld has served on the Southern Region board of directors for four years. She also served on the association’s South Carolina Chapter board for ten years, including terms as president and secretary. Schonfeld is an active member of the CUPA-HR public policy committee.



CUPA-HR is higher ed HR. We serve higher education by providing the knowledge, resources, advocacy and connections to achieve organizational and workforce excellence. Headquartered in Knoxville, Tennessee, and serving over 33,000 HR professionals and other campus leaders at nearly 2,000 member institutions and organizations around the country and abroad, the association offers learning and professional development programs, higher education salary and benefits data, extensive online resources and just-in-time regulatory and legislative information.


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