Welcome New At-Large Members!

Please join us in welcoming our newest Members At-Large to the Kansas Chapter CUPA-HR leadership team!

Carrie Lane started her career in higher education in 2010 by returning to her alma mater, Fort Hays State University, to work as a Degree Analyst in the Registrar’s Office. She was promoted to the Human Resource office in 2014 and currently serves as a Human Resource Specialist. She is primarily responsible for assisting employees through all facets of their employment – new employee orientations, benefit discussions, payroll, medical absences, and resignations and retirements. She also assists with Title IX investigations and department and employee dispute resolution.



Mary Gatza is a Human Capital Representative; KSRE with Kansas State University and has worked for K-State since 2016.  Her prior background is in Law Enforcement.  She has two children and two wonderful, highly energetic grandchildren.  In her free time, she enjoys riding her motorcycle and spending time in her garden.