Office of Human Resources

(315) 792-3276


The Human Resources Team



Human Resources Mission Statement

"To serve and support the UC mission by providing excellent service to students and staff through effective communication, cross-training, policies and procedures in a team environment."


Mailing Address:

Office of Human Resources
Utica College
1600 Burrstone Road
Utica, NY 13502-4892
Telephone (315) 792-3276
Fax (315) 792-3386
Physical Address:

Office of Human Resources
Utica College
6 Rhoads Drive
New Hartford, NY 13413


Lisa Green, PHR

Assistant Vice President for Human Resources and Personnel Development

As Assistant Vice President for Human Resources and Personnel Development, Lisa is responsible for the strategic and operational direction of the Office of Human Resources, in alignment with the strategic initiatives of the College and in compliance with federal, state, and local laws. Prior to joining UC, she worked in health care as a Human Resources Director. A graduate of SUNY-IT and certified Professional in Human Resources (PHR), she brings extensive experience in employee and labor union relations, compensation and benefits, recruiting, and leadership development.







Lesley Wallace

 Employment Manager
(315) 792-3276
Lesley Wallace serves as the Human Resources Coordinator in the Office of Human Resources. She is responsible for the search process, employee hiring and exit, as well as many administrative duties. Lesley graduated from LeMoyne College with a degree in English and she brings her extensive experience in human resources to the college. She is also a member of the Genesis Group of the Mohawk Valley.

Anne Flynn

Human Resources Information Systems Administrator
(315) 792-3273
Anne Flynn serves as human resources assistant in the Office of Human Resources. In her position, she is responsible for all employee tuition benefits, Banner position control, and Web development. She is also a contributor to the faculty/staff newsletter “Inside UC” and assists with training initiatives, special events, as well as the United Way Campaign. She earned a bachelor’s degree from SUNYIT.


Linda Madore

Compensation & Benefits Manager
(315) 792-3024

Linda Madore serves as the Benefits Coordinator in the Office of Human Resources. She is responsible for administering all employee benefits, including health insurance, dental insurance and the retirement plan. She brings with her several years of Human Resources experience. Linda received an Bachelor's degree in English from the College of St. Rose. She is a member of the local SHRM chapter.

Kristin Phelps
Kristin Phelps

 Employment Assistant
(315) 792-3458

Kristin Phelps serves as an Employment Assistant in the Office of Human Resources. She provides general administrative support, particularly in the area of employment/recruitment. Kristin graduated from Utica College with a degree in Public Relations.


Rebecca Sullivan

Student Employment Coordinator
(315) 792-3353

Rebecca Sullivan serves as student employment coordinator in the Office of Student Employment. In her position, she assists all federal work-study and College employed students in finding employment at Utica College. She came to the school with many years of management and business experience. In addition to owning a local business, she was employed as assistant director of campus safety with Morris Protective Services, and then served as senior secretary in the College’s Office of Campus Safety.

Caren Summers

Payroll & Wellness Coordinator
(315) 223-2495

Caren Ganeles Summers serves as Payroll & Wellness Coordinator. She is responsible for bringing an atmosphere of wellness to the UC Community, in the form of educational and fun programming. In her position, she is also responsible for a portion of processing the 3 UC payrolls as well as other administrative duties. Caren earned both a BA in English Language Arts and certification in Early Childhood Education from Hunter College in NYC. Prior to joining UC in August 2007, the lifelong Westchester County resident worked as a practice manager for a dental office.  


Stacey Phillips
Payroll Administrator
(315) 792-3063

Stacey Phillips serves as the Payroll Administrator in the Office of Human Resources.   As Payroll Administrator she plans and develops the necessary tasks to process the College's three payrolls, including compliance with tax filing and reporting.  She also develops and maintains relationships with internal and external constituents as part of the process.
 Stacey joined Utica College in February 2006 as an Accounts Payable Clerk. In 2011, she was promoted to Purchasing Accounts Payable Specialist. Known for her organizational skills and Banner knowledge, Stacey welcomes challenges and handles issues with confidence and professionalism.