• Recruit and Onboarding including sourcing candidates, screening, interviewing, and selection support as well as negotiations, immigration assistance, onboarding, and more.
  • Work Culture through engagement, retention, and employee experience feedback. Help identify issues, enhance the workforce effectiveness and lead positive change.
  • Workforce Design by evaluating current and future needs, identifying gaps, developing job position descriptions, and designing effective organizational structures.
  • Performance Feedback including effective coaching, talent and skill gap evaluations, performance improvement support, and professional development opportunities.
  • Compensation and Classifications using job audits, proactive market analysis and equity reviews, and providing leadership for ensuring effective job scopes and position classifications and reclassifications.
  • Organizational Change advising on established methods, tools, and strategies for engaging employees and cascading communications.
  • HR Policy and Compliance through understanding policies, legal responsibilities, and compliance with employment regulations to meet internal and external requirements while supporting a safe, inclusive, and productive work environment.
  • People Related Issues such as conflict resolution, corrective action, employee transitions, separations, and off-boarding.

Alyssa Bernard

SPHR, Senior Strategic HR Partner
(573) 882-6330

  • Marketing and Communications
  • Missouri Online
  • Finance (MU/UM)
  • Office of Human Resources (MU/UM)
  • Inclusion, Diversity, & Equity
  • President
  • UM System

Rhonda Byers

B.S., SHRM-SCP, SPHR, Senior Strategic HR Partner
(573) 882-0204

  • School of Nursing

Sheryl Cullina

SHRM-CP, PHR, Assistant Director of Human Resources
(573) 882-4477

  • Veterinary Medicine

Bonnie Gregg

Senior Strategic HR Partner
(573) 882-4840

  • School of Law

Amy Groves

MBA, PHR, SHRM-CP, Assistant Director of Human Resources
(573) 882-6750

  • College of Education and Human Development

Nick Grunenwald

JDAssistant Athletic Director – Human Resources

  • Athletics

Mary Haskamp

Senior Strategic HR Partner
(573) 882-5590

  • Business Operations and Strategic Initiatives
  • Campus Facilities

Carol Hintz

Executive Consultant
(573) 882-7886

  • Vice Chancellor for Health Affairs
  • School of Medicine

Nicole Huggins

MSA, SHRM-CP, Associate Director of Human Resources
(573) 884-9789

  • Alumni & Advancement

Krista Jennings

SHRM-CP, SPHR, Senior Strategic HR Partner
(573) 884-6190

  • Student Affairs

Kim Jones-Jackson

Assistant Director of Human Resources
(573) 884-9495

  • College of Health Sciences

Cameron Keel

MPA, SHRM-SCP, Associate Director of Human Resources


  • MU Research Reactor 

Kim LeCompte

PhD, SHRM-CP, Associate Director of Human Resources
(573) 884-0651

  • College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources
  • Extension and Engagement

Teresa Long

PHR, SHRM-CP, Senior Strategic HR Partner
(573) 882-3690

  • Division of Information Technology (MU/UM)
  • College of Business

Tina Olson

Ed.D., M.B.A., SPHR, SHRM-SCP, Associate Director of Human Resources

(573) 882-6556

  • College of Arts and Science

Leslie Patrie

M.Sc, Senior Human Resource Consultant
(573) 882-4859

  • Journalism

Crystal Schilling

MHRM, SHRM-CP, PHR, Senior Strategic HR Partner
(573) 882-2146

  • Provost
  • Enrollment Management and Strategic Development
  • International Programs
  • Undergraduate Studies
  • Graduate Studies

Erin Teeple

MBA, SHRM-CP, Senior Strategic HR Partner
(573) 882-0539

  • College of Engineering

Alan Toigo

M.Ed., SHRM-CP, Associate Director of Human Resources
(573) 882-0547

  • Research, Innovation and Impact

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