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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.
 

College or Department
Scovell Hall
Address
115 Huguelet Dr
Phone Number
(859) 257-9555
Fax Number
Fax (859) 323-8512
Email Address
humanresources@email.uky.edu
Directions, transportation and parking
Directions, transportation & parking

Benefits
112 Scovell Hall
Lexington, KY 40506-0064
Phone: (859) 257-9519, option 3 
Toll Free: (800) 999-2183
Fax: (859) 323-1095
E-mail: benefits@email.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.

HR Business Partner Leadership
Melissa Frederick, AVP HR for UK HealthCare
Crystal Gabbard, HR Business Partner Senior, President: (859) 218-5427 
Erica Harris, HR Business Partner Senior, Ambulatory and Medical Group: (859) 562-2151 
Jennifer Siguenza, HR Business Partner Senior, Hospitals/Nursing: (859) 257-1738 
Ann Stone, HR Business Partner Senior, EVPHA Corporate Areas: (859) 323-1426 
Jeff Sullivan, HR Business Partner Senior, Research: (859) 257-9630
Bill Verble, HR Director Provost Area HR Business Partners: (859) 218-5427

President’s Areas 
Crystal Gabbard, HR Business Partner Senior, President: (859) 218-5427

Provost Areas 
Bill Verble, HR Director Provost Area HR Business Partners: (859) 218-5427
Elizabeth Hillard, HR Business Partner, College of Medicine: (859) 218-2204
Dan Gier, HR Business Partner: (859) 257-8954
 
Ambulatory Services and Medical Group
Erica Harris, HR Business Partner Senior, Ambulatory and Medical Group: (859) 562-2151
Shannon Harris, HR Staffing Specialist, Ambulatory and Medical Group: (859) 562-0588
 
Hospitals/Nursing Services
Jennifer Siguenza, HR Business Partner Senior, Hospitals/Nursing: (859) 257-1738
Lauren Burgess, HR Staffing Specialist, Team Lead, Hospitals/Nursing: (859) 323-3840
Demita Stevenson, HR Staffing Specialist, Hospitals/Nursing: (859) 323-5285
Jeff Husted, HR Staffing Specialist, Hospitals/Nursing: (859) 562-2540
Jamila McGee, HR Staffing Specialist, Hospitals/Nursing: (859) 562-2542
Chris Clements, HR Staffing Specialist, Hospitals/Nursing: (859) 562-2541
 
EVPHA area
Ann Stone, Director, UK HealthCare Business Partners & Enterprise Learning: (859) 323-1426
Camille Chenault, HR Staffing Specialist, UK HealthCare IT: (859) 218-0278
Shyla Bourne, HR Staffing Specialist: (859) 562-2162

Research Areas 
Jeff Sullivan, HR Business Partner Senior, Research 859 257-9630


Compensation
21 Scovell Hall
Lexington, KY 40506-0064
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
21 Scovell Hall
Lexington, KY 40506-0064
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
Scovell Hall
Lexington, KY 40506-0064
Phone: (859) 257-9555, option 7 
Fax: (859) 257-2493 
E-mail : er@email.uky.edu

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


Employment
112 Scovell Hall
Lexington, KY 40506-0064
Phone: (859) 257-9555, option 2 
Fax: (859) 257-6867
E-mail: ukjobs@email.uky.edu

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


Health and Wellness
170 Lancaster Aquatics Center
Lexington, KY 40506-0212
Phone: (859) 257-WELL (9355)
Fax: (859) 323-4700
E-mail:  HealthandWellness@uky.edu

Jody Ensman, Program Manager: (859) 537-7924


Training & Development
123 Scovell Hall
Lexington, KY 40506-0064
Phone: (859) 257-9623
Fax: (859) 323-4815
E-mail: train@email.uky.edu

Patrice Carroll, HR Director/Training & Development: (859) 257-9188


Work-Life
105 Scovell Hall 
Lexington, KY 40506-0064
Phone: (859) 257-8763
E-mail: worklife@uky.edu

Erika Chambers, HR Director/Employee Engagement & Work-Life: (859) 257-1003


Name/email Title/Role Phone
Gina Dugas Acting Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer 859-257-4751
Catie Lasley AVP Human Resources 859-257-9186
Steve Ivey Communications Manager 859-323-5387
Ward Suthon Business Officer 859-257-8773
Leslie Vega HR Business Partner/Informatics 859-257-8942
Kristin Cruser Marketing/Promotion Specialist Senior 859-257-2372
Hal Morris Marketing/Promotion Specialist Senior 859-257-9621
Brent Peacher UX Designer and Developer 859-619-5553