Chapter Officers

Meet the Board Members!



Kari Aikins
Assistant Director Total Compensation
Western Kentucky University


Kari Aikins 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.

Chair Elect


Angie Thompson, SHRM-CP
Morehead State University

Past Chair

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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.

Program Chair


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


Debbie Cooper
Morehead State University


Chavae Mock
University of Kentucky
(859) 218-0461

Membership Chair

Quenna Thompson

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

Quenna Thompson 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




Stefan Schagane
University of Kentucky
(859) 257-8772

Stefan Schagane is currently the Employee & Family Education Program (EEP &FEP) Administrator for the Employee Benefits Office at the University of Kentucky. Stefan has over 3 years of HR experience while working with the University of Kentucky Human Resources Office. Stefan has his BA in Communication form the University of Kentucky and is currently working on his MS in Human Resources Organizational Development and Leadership with the University of Louisville.