Chapter Officers

If you are interested in any board position please notify one of the current board members with your information!


donna henry

Donna Henry
Data Supervisor
Employee Benefits
University of Kentucky
(859) 257-8830

Donna Henry has been with the University of Kentucky for almost 15 years.  Her emphasis on University employee benefits began about 13 years ago.  Donna has worn many hats in UKHR’s Employee Benefits Office; becoming a Benefits Generalist of sorts.  Today, Donna is the Benefits Customer Service and Data Supervisor where those many different roles have come together.  She recently added supervising the Student Health program as it went self-funded.

Donna resided in Lexington, Kentucky with her husband and their daughter.  In addition, the Henry family has two rescued mix breed dogs.  Recently, her daughter and son-in-law, add a grand-pup to the mix.

Chair Elect


Kari Aikins
Assistant Director Total Compensation
Western Kentucky University


Kari is responsible for the strategic planning and oversight of WKU’s Compensation and Benefit programs. She is a Certified Compensation Professional (CCP) through World at Work and a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) through the Society of Human Resources Management. Kari has 17 years of experience in Human Resources, holding various positions in all functional areas of HR.

Past Chair


Suzanne Hogge, PHR
Associate Director of Compensation and Benefits
Morehead State University
(606) 783-2097





donna cornett

Donna Cornett
Program Coordinator (STEPS)
University of Kentucky
(859) 257-9554

Donna Cornett is currently the Program Coordinator for the Student Employment Office at the University of Kentucky.  Donna has over 20 years of HR experience, the last 12 of those working with the University of Kentucky Human Resources Office.  She has successfully contributed to various positions within HR, including the Benefits Office, Disability/Workers Compensation Offices, and Employee Relations. The University of Kentucky Human Resources is truly a great place to work!


Quenna Thompson

Quenna Thompson
Human Resources Consultant
Eastern Kentucky University
(859) 622-8616

Quenna has served on the Board as Secretary, Treasure, and is currently holding the office of Membership Chair. She is a Certified Professional in Human Resources (PHR) and  received her MA in Organizational Leadership. Quenna has been a member of CUPA HR since 2012, and has 14 years of experience in Human Resources.  After relocating and leaving Western Kentucky University, Quenna has been employed with Eastern Kentucky University as a Human Resources Consultant, for the past 4 years.



Don Deluca
Assistant Director, HRIS
Eastern Kentucky University
(859) 622-1329



Michelle Hutchinson, MBA, SHRM-CP
Employment & Training Manager
Morehead State University
(606) 783-2097

Michelle Hutchinson is currently the Employment and Training Manager at Morehead State University, Morehead, Kentucky.  Michelle has been with MSU since October of 2010, but has worked in Human Resources in the health care field for 7 years.



Shayla Dunn
Benefits & Wellness Manager
Morehead State University
(606) 783-2097

Shayla is the Benefits and Wellness Manager at Morehead State University. Prior to HR, she was in Payroll for 5 years. She has been employed with the University since 2009, after graduating with a BA in Communications, AD/PR with a Health Promotion minor.