University welcomes new employees

June 30, 2017

The university's newest employees gather for a group photo.









UNC Charlotte welcomed the following new staff members during the June 27-28 New Employee Orientation session:

Ivo Simonvic, assistant men’s basketball coach

Belk College of Business
Melissa McLeod, administrative support associate

College of Arts + Architecture
Kimberly Black, executive assistant

Dean of Students
Tori Williams, administrative support specialist

Donor Relations
Janna Burch, university program specialist

Environmental Health and Safety
Chakeemia Shoulars, environmental health and safety professional

Facilities Management
David Kinder, grounds services technician
Charleata Neal, university program manager
Jeremy Smithgall, electronics specialist

Graduate Programs
John Jones, associate director

Housing and Residence Life
Danielle Callicoat, residence education coordinator

Internal Audit
Jennifer Walker, chief audit officer

ITS Infrastructure
Brandon Chap, networking specialist

Popp Martin Student Union
Emily Schnier, student services specialist
Joseph Stewart, building environmental technician

Recreational Services
Victoria Lord, assistant director
Tina Mata, university program associate
Sophia Rattary, assistant director for intramurals

University Career Center
Curtis Kurlaski, technical support analyst
Robin Marks, associate director of employer management

University Center for Academic Excellence
Marianne Rojas Abinader, business services coordinator

New Employee Orientation, coordinated by the Human Resources Department, is a two-day program offered twice each month for new, permanent SHRA and EHRA employees. For more information, visit the learning and organizational development website.

Photo (front row, l to r): Melissa McLeod, Charleata Neal, Sophia Rattary, Marianne Rojas Abinader, Emily Schnier, Chakeemia Shoulars, Jeremy Smithgall, Joseph Stewart, Jennifer Walker and Tori Williams; (back row, l to r) Kimberly Black, Janna Burch, Danielle Callicoat, Brandon Chap, Betty Easter, John Jones, David Kinder, Curtis Kurlaski, Victoria Lord, Robin Marks and Tina Mata.