Press Release


July 23, 2015

Ron Klepcyk, Former Director of Human Resources at Elon University, Receives Honorary Life Membership in CUPA-HR
Ron Klepcyk, who recently retired from his position as director of human resources at Elon University, has been granted Honorary Life Membership in the College and University Professional Association for Human Resources (CUPA-HR). Honorary Life Membership is the highest honor for recognizing retired CUPA-HR members who have demonstrated a lifetime commitment to the higher education human resources profession and long-term leadership in the association.

Klepcyk is a long-time member of CUPA-HR and has served in various leadership roles at the chapter, regional and national levels. He served for three years on the association’s national board of directors and sat on a number of national-level committees. He was also heavily involved in the CUPA-HR Southern Region. Over the course of his career, Klepcyk has received three CUPA-HR awards for his service to the association and excellence in higher education human resources.

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.