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Human Resources

Mission
To exceed customer expectations.
To promote equitable policies and practices.
To provide guidance on Human Resource decisions in support of the University's mission.

Vision
As an active voice in the strategic decisions that guide the University toward achieving its goals, Human Resources will deliver services that encourage and support the success of the University and the members of its community.

We are available weekdays from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Mandrell Hall

635 S. Limestone
Fax (859) 323-8512

Please contact us and we will respond as soon as possible.

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Benefits
204 Mandrell Hall 
Lexington, KY 40506
Phone: (859) 257-9519, option 3 
Toll Free: (800) 999-2183
Fax: (859) 323-1095
E-mail: benefits@uky.edu

Richard Amos, Chief Benefits Officer: (859) 257-9185

Business Partners
HR Business Partners build and maintain strategic relationships with key leaders across the University. Their mission is to provide project management leadership, provide senior leadership with timely and appropriate information to assist in decision making, consult on employee engagement, review and update policies and assist with organizational design management.

Compensation
2317 Alumni Park Plaza
Lexington, KY 40517
Phone: (859) 257-9555, option 6 
Fax: (859) 323-1903 
E-mail: g.biasiolli@uky.edu

Deborah Carwile, HR Director/Compensation: (859) 257-8972

Employee Records
204 Mandrell Hall 
Lexington, KY 40508
Phone: (859) 257-9555, option 5
Fax: (859) 257-8514 
E-mail : employeerecords@uky.edu

Deborah Carwile, HR Director/Compensation: (859) 257-8972

Employee Relations
2317 Alumni Park Plaza
Lexington, KY 40517
Phone: (859) 257-9555, option 7 
Fax: (859) 257-2493 
E-mail : er@uky.edu

Sherri Murphy Goins, Director of Employee Relations and Leave Administration: (859) 257-9187

Employment
204 Mandrell Hall (on campus) and 2317 Alumni Park Plaza (off campus)
Lexington, KY 40508
Phone: (859) 257-9555, option 2 
E-mail: ukjobs@uky.edu

Sarah Bowes, HR Director/Employment: (859) 257-9184

Health and Wellness
A-250 Southcreek Park, 2365 Harrodsburg Road
Lexington, KY 40504
Phone: (859) 257-WELL (9355)
Fax: (859) 323-4700
General e-mail:  HealthandWellness@uky.edu 
Mental Health: employeementalhealth@uky.edu 

Jody Ensman, Program Manager: (859) 257-3363

Training & Development
2317 Alumni Park Plaza
Lexington, KY 40517
Phone: (859) 257-9623
Fax: (859) 323-4815
E-mail: train@uky.edu

Becky Dysart, HR Director/Training & Development: (859) 257-9188

Name Title/role Phone Email
Melissa Frederick Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer (859) 323-4666 melissa.frederick@uky.edu
Catie Lasley AVP for HR Operations (859) 257-9186 catherine.lasley@uky.edu
Steve Ivey Communications Director (859) 323-5387 steve.ivey@uky.edu
Ward Suthon Business Officer (859) 257-8773 Ward.Suthon@uky.edu
Leslie Vega HR Business Partner Senior/Informatics (859) 257-8942 lve222@uky.edu
Alexa Wingate Communications Officer (859) 562-3596 alexa.wingate@uky.edu
Kristin Cruser Marketing/Promotion Specialist Senior (859) 257-2372 kscrus2@uky.edu
Hal Morris Marketing/Promotion Specialist Senior (859) 257-9621 harold.morris@uky.edu
Brent Peacher Website UX Designer and Developer (859) 402-2433 brent.peacher@uky.edu