University of Minnesota Duluth block M and wordmark

More UMD News Articles

Melissa Honkola Named UMD's Director of Human Resources and Equal Opportunity

UMD's new HR Director Melissa Honkola
Melissa Honkola

Melissa Honkola has been appointed as the director of Human Resources and Equal Opportunity. Her first day on campus will be August 31, 2015.

Honkola has years of human resources and collective bargaining experience and is familiar with UMD and the Duluth area. She graduated from UMD with a degree in Business Administration and has worked in the Human Resources Department of St. Louis County for the last 15 years.

At UMD, Honkola will oversee employment, compensation, training and development, labor relations, grievance processing, employee relations, workers’ compensation, payroll, wellness, and ensuring compliance with all laws, statutes, and regulations including Equal Opportunity, Americans with Disabilities Act, Family and Medical Leave Act, Minnesota Government Data Practices Act.



Written by Lori C. Melton, August 2015.

UMD News Articles | News Releases
Cheryl Reitan,

Did you find what you were looking for? YES NO

Choose appearance:
[ Desktop | Mobile friendly ]