About UK2U

UK2U may be just right for you and your organization! Our team of experienced professional development trainers can bring energizing, interactive workshops directly to you.

We offer a large catalog of professional development courses at very competitive rates. Our staff will work with you on the selection of training to meet your needs.

Course selections include workshops in the following areas:

  • Leadership
  • Communication
  • Teamwork
  • Creative Problem Solving and Flexibility
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Professionalism
  • Resolving Conflict

Please let our highly-skilled professional development trainers help you provide the skills your people need. We are here to work with you and for you to develop your people for the next level.

Meet the UK2U Trainers


Debra Graham
is a senior training specialist and performance consultant and has been at the University of Kentucky for nine years. Debra’s interests and focus has long been on developing leadership and interpersonal skills for managers. She has designed and presented courses to over 100 organizations including public agencies, manufacturing, and service organizations. At the University of Kentucky, Debra develops and presents seminars as well as consults with university agencies on ways to improve performance and processes through problem-solving, collaboration, and improved skills. She is a graduate of the University of Kentucky and retired from the US Army Reserve after 28 years of where she held the rank of lieutenant colonel. Debra is a member of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) and the American Society for Training and Development (ASTD).  Contact her by email or give her a call at (859) 257-9427

Michelle Jones is a Senior Training Specialist in the Human Resources Training & Development department. Michelle’s background is in corporate supply chain training and employee development, as well as instruction and program development in non-profit organizations. Michelle delivers inspirational training programs for the University on topics relating to leadership development, team effectiveness, diversity, and personal and professional development. Michelle consults with University departments on potential training needs, developing training plans, facilitation requests, as well as management and performance consulting. Michelle holds a Bachelor’s degree in Human Development and a Master’s degree in Education with a specialty in Adult Education, Training & Development.  She is a member of the Association for Talent Development. You can reach Michelle at (859)257-1425 or by email michelle.jones2@uky.edu.