HR Contact Information

 
How to Reach Us

For general info email humanresources@uada.edu | For benefits info email yourbenefits@uada.edu

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Locations

Little Rock
2301 S. University Ave., Little Rock, AR 72204
Office Hours: 8:00am to 4:30pm
Phone: 501-671-2219
Fax: 501-671-2251

Fayetteville
1371 W. Altheimer Dr., Fayetteville, AR 72704
Office Hours: 8:00am to 5:00pm
Phone: 479-502-9820


Bridget Fortenberry

Bridget Fortenberry

Asst. VP & Chief Human Resources Officer

  • Oversight of Division Human
    Resources Operations

  • Confidential Personnel &
    Performance Issues

  • Conflict Resolution

  • Supervisor Counseling

  • Division Policies & Procedures

  • Division Classification &
    Compensation Management

  • ADHE Personnel Requests
    & Reporting

Work Hours:  8:00am to 4:30pm
501-671-2336


Del Johnson

Del

Johnson

Benefits Manager

  • UA System Retirement Plan Administration (TIAA, Fidelity, APERS)

  • Oversight of UA Insurance Plans (Health, Dental, Vision, Life)

  • Oversight of Voluntary Insurance Plans

  • UA System Benefits Liaison

  • Federal & State Benefits Reports

  • Retiree Management & Counseling

  • Benefits-Related Policies
    & Procedures

  • Escalated Benefits Issues

  • Benefits-Related Training & Counseling

  • Long Term Disability

  • Federal Insurance & Retirement
    Administration

  • Open Enrollment

Work Hours: 8:00am to 4:30pm
501-671-2055


Jill Williams

Jill

Williams

Human Resources Manager

  • Division Recruiting, Hiring
    & Onboarding Support

  • Performance Evaluations Support & Tracking

  • Employment-Related Policies
    & Procedures

  • Proof of Prior Service & Career Service date administration

  • HR-Related Training & Counseling

  • Position Management Support

  • Classification & Compensation
  • Outside Employment Request
    & Report Collection

  • Workday Security & Roles

  • Concurrent Employment 

  • I-9 & E-Verify support

  • General HR & Workday inquiries

  • ADHE Personnel Requests & Reporting

  • HR Web Page Maintenance

 

Work Hours:  8:00am to 4:30pm
501-671-2149

 


Jamie Bentley

Jamie 
Bentley

Human Resources Manager

  • Division Recruiting, Hiring
    and Onboarding Support

  • Performance Evaluation Support & Tracking

  • HR-Related Training & Counseling

  • Position Management Support

  • Classification and Compensation

  • Workday Security & Roles

  • HR-Related policies and procedures

  • NRA Onboarding Support

  • Position/Salary Reviews

  • Concurrent Employment and Extra Compensation

  • General HR & Workday inquiries

  • I-9 & E-Verify support

  • ADHE Personnel Requests & Reporting

Work Hours:  8:00am to 5:00pm 
479-502-9820


Brett McKnight

Brett
McKnight

Human Resources Analyst

  • Recruitment Support

  • Onboarding Support

  • Tuition Discount 

  • NRA Employee Onboarding

  • Personnel File Management
    & Document Imaging

Work Hours:  8:00am to 5:00pm
479-502-9832


Sandra Baker

Sandra
Baker

Benefits Analyst

  • UA Insurance Plans (Health, Dental, Vision, Life) Support

  • UA Retirement Plans (TIAA, Fidelity, APERS) Support

  • Voluntary Insurance Plans Support

  • Benefits Vendor Liaison

  • Cobra Administration

  • Benefits Counseling for Employees & Families

  • Benefits Enrollment & Changes

  • HIPAA

  • General Benefits Inquiries

  • Open Enrollment

Work Hours:  7:30am to 4:00pm
501-671-2353

 


Nytalya Salter

Nytalya 

Salter

FMLA & Wellness Coordinator

  • Family & Medical Leave (FMLA) &  Military Leave Administration

  • Catastrophic Leave Program
    Administration

  • Wellness Program Administration

  • Benefits Web Page Maintenance

  • Special Projects & Reports

  • UA Insurance Plans back-up

  • Worker's Compensation Administration

Work Hours: 8:00am to 4:30pm
501-671-2017


Patricia Johnson

Patricia

Johnson

Human Resources Specialist

  • Employee Onboarding
    & Hiring Support

  • E-Verify Administration &
    I-9 Support/Document retention

  • 4-H & Master Gardener volunteer screening & tracking

  • Employee Youth Maltreatment screening/processing
     
  • HR Social Media Page
    Management

  • Personnel File Management
    & Document Imaging (CEDAR)

Work Hours:  7:30am to 4:00pm
501-671-2010


LaQuita Desmuke

Laquita
Desmuke

Human Resources Specialist

  • Front Desk Reception

  • General HR Inquiries

  • UA Driver's Safety Program Administration

  • Unemployment Administration

  • Employment & Salary Verifications

  • Inventory Management & Office Supplies

  • Mail Collection & Distribution

  • HR Requisitions & Billing

 

 

Work Hours: 7:30am to 4:30pm
501-671-2219