Press Release


June 28, 2016

Nerissa Morris, Vice President for Human Resources at University of Miami, to Serve on CUPA-HR Board of Directors

Nerissa Morris, vice president for human resources at University of Miami, has been tapped to serve a three-year term on the board of directors of the College and University Professional Association for Human Resources (CUPA-HR). She will join the board on July 1.

Morris has been a member of CUPA-HR for seven years and was a participant in the association’s 2015-16 emerging leader program. She has also served on the association’s public policy committee and has presented at two CUPA-HR annual conferences.

Morris has worked at University of Miami for seven years. Prior to that, she worked in HR for Ford Motor Company for 22 years.

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 more than 20,000 HR professionals and other campus leaders at more than 1,900 member 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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