UVA HR Business Partners

Last updated January 24, 2024 at 10:34 AM

UVA HR Business Partners

The HR Business Partner is a strategic advisor, collaborator, and proactive consultant. He/she will work with leaders to provide innovative HR solutions to meet business goals.

Service Offerings Include:

  • Talent Planning
  • Program Administration
  • Performance Advising
  • Risk Management

Business Partners support the following schools and units within the Academic Division and UVA Health. Please contact them directly, they are eager to assist.

First Name Last Name Email Title Area

UVA Health

Katy  Hoffman chj7xq@virginia.edu Sr. Director, HR Service UVA Health BP Lead
Jennifer Johnson



Senior Business Partner COO: Peri-Op, Radiology, MedLabs
Georgia Meyer



Senior Business Partner Ambulatory, School of Nursing, Patient Progression
Todd  Smith



Senior Business Partner Nursing
Rayshon Tibbs



Senior Business Partner COO: Pharmacy, Med Subspecialties, Employee Health, Hospitality & Support Services, LTACH, Transplant, Neuro, GME
Nicole Trice



Senior Business Partner EVP Office, UVA Health Admin, Finance, Comms & Marketing, Compliance, DEI, External Affairs, HS Library
Abdel Hanafi krk3eb@virginia.edu Senior Business Partner HIT, Quality & Performance Improvement, Population Health, Telemedicine
Erica  Wood ghc3kf@virginia.edu Senior Business Partner Children's Hospital, Emergency Services, APPs
Michele Cooper mc2tz@virginia.edu Business Partner CMO: Heart & Vascular; Oncology; Digestive Health; Patient Progression
Melissa  Cantrell mav9n@virginia.edu Business Partner UVA Physicians Group
Jamie  Waldbillig jaw2wq@virginia.edu Business Partner UVA Physicians Group

UVA School of Medicine

Rich Parella



Director, HR Service SOM BP Lead; SOM Administration
Jennie Babcock mnu2ys@virginia.edu Senior Business Partner Neurology, Otolaryngology, Cancer Center, Emergency Med, Orthopedics, Urology, Surgery
Carolyn Cartwright qfb9mn@virginia.edu Senior Business Partner Radiology, Neurosurgery, Psychiatry, Radiation Oncology, Microbiology, OB/GYN, Dean's Office Operations
Sally  Jackson



Business Partner Dermatology, Plastic Surgery, Family Medicine, Anesthesiology, Ophthalmology, Pediatrics, Physical Medicine & Rehab, Dentistry, Pathology
Kimberlyn McDonald



Senior Business Partner Dept. of Medicine, Center for Diabetes Technology,
Maria Terry


Business Partner Beirne B. Carter Ctr, Ctr for Cardiovascular Research, Biomedical Engrg, Biochemistry, Cell Biology, Ctr for Membrane & Cell Physiology, Molecular Physics & Biophysics, Neuroscience, Pharmacology, Public Health, Ctr for Public Genomics, CAPR

Academic Division

Jenn Oliver jmo8n@virginia.edu Sr. Director, HR Service Academic Division BP Lead
Elsa Burnette ekl9j@virginia.edu Business Partner Darden School of Business 
Greg Burroughs glb4q@virginia.edu Senior Business Partner Arts & Sciences
Jane Davis bjd3p@virginia.edu Senior Business Partner EVP and Provost
Brian Ford ayh2zf@virginia.edu Senior Business Partner Batten School of Leadership & Public Policy, McIntire School of Commerce
Sean Harrington sph6j@virginia.edu Senior Business 
Biocomplexity, School of Data Science, VPR
Beth Hill eh4jc@virginia.edu Senior Business 
School of Engineering & Applied Science
Mirjana Huddleston mb5ye@virginia.edu Business Partner Architecture, School of Continuing & Professional Studies, EVP & Provost
Christi Maguire clm8sd@virginia.edu Business Partner Arts & Sciences
Africa Manning am2tm@virginia.edu Sr. Business Partner Arts & Sciences
Adam Pearson jap8cc@virginia.edu Senior Business Partner School of Engineering & Applied Science
Gail White gw2m@virginia.edu Business Partner Library, Law School
Lori Willy lac6a@virginia.edu Senior Business Partner Education & Human Development

University Operations

Amanda Walsh ajw7f@virginia.edu Senior Director, HR Service University Operations BP Lead; EVP/COO Office & Portfolio
Elsa Burnette ekl9j@virginia.edu Business Partner Facilities Management
Matt Caesar mlc6m@virginia.edu Senior Business Partner Student Affairs, UVA Police Dept & Emergency Management
President's Office
Gary Helmuth gdh5u@virginia.edu Senior Business Partner Finance, VP HR, CIO/ITS
Sarah McComb ser7u@virginia.edu Senior Business Partner Facilities Management
Robin Smith sfp4ye@virginia.edu Senior Business Partner Athletics, Business Operations (Parking & Transportation, Printing, Bookstore)