The Ufirst Project

Congratulations Jenn Oliver, Senior Director of Service for the Academic Division!

From Kelley Stuck: Jennifer (Jenn) Oliver will join the team as Senior Director of Service for the Academic Division. Jenn’s 15 years of progressive HR management experience at UVA will be a tremendous asset to the HR Business Partners she will lead and the Academic Division customers they will collectively serve. Jenn has worked in UHR and the College of Arts and Sciences, but has spent the majority of her UVA career in HR positions at the School of Medicine, where she currently serves as the HR Director. She has overseen day-to-day operations, strategic initiatives, and special projects around recruitment, compensation, employee relations, and talent management, applying Lean methodologies to improve organizational performance and service delivery. She has been a key contributor to the Ufirst project, and has led other successful change management initiatives related to faculty hiring and Patient-Friendly Access. She holds several HR professional certifications (SPHR, SHRM-CP) and is an active member of SHRM and the Virginia chapter of CUPA-HR.