Welcome to Carroll:

Christina Ogunnubi, Admission Counselor (June 13, 2022)
Sarah Singsime, Admission Counselor (June 13, 2022)
Brandon Posewitz, BSN Lab Assistant (June 6, 2022)
Sarah Sklander, Digital Marketing Specialist (June 6, 2022)
Gabby Dralle, Compliance Officer/Title IX Coordinator (May 31st, 2022)
Jennifer Fierro-Padilla, Bilingual Multicultural Enrollment Admission Counselor (May 23, 2022)
Cathy Braatz, Public Safety Officer (May 16, 2022)

Maddie Stephens, Admissions Events and Operations Coordinator (May 16, 2022)

Best of luck as you leave Carroll:

Andrew Hurie, Assistant Professor of Bilingual/Bicultural Education (July 21, 2022)

Art Jones, Social Media Specialist (July 15, 2022)

Blair Simmons, Utility Worker (July 1, 2022)

Kelly Heiman, Admission Support Specialist (June 30, 2022)

Karen Murray, Administrative Assistant for the Collage of Health Sciences (June 30, 2022)

Lee Cabell, Associate Professor of Physical Therapy (June 30, 2022)

Munira Dughish, Visiting Lecturer of Chemistry (June 30, 2022)

Kathy Sampson, Distinguished Lecturer of Nursing (June 30, 2022)

Peggy Farrell, Associate Professor of Art (June 30, 2022)

Tamra Fricke, Clinical Assistant Professor of Music Therapy & Director of Music Therapy (June 30, 2022)

Aimee Hubiak, Senior Lecturer of Physics (June 30, 2022)

Jay Sandoval, Program Assistant - Student Activities (June 30, 2022)

Sarah McDaniel, COVID-19 Student Response Coordinator (June 30, 2022)

Jackie Rodriguez, Chaplain Resident (June 30, 2022)

Kenneth Donovan, Public Safety Officer (June 25, 2022)

Melissa, Kehler, Coordinator of Administration (June 24, 2022)

Kevin Hamm, Project Manager (June 17, 2022)

Claire Minor, Admission Counselor (June 16, 2022)

Marcus Suelflow, Head Men's and Women's Golf Coach (June 15, 2022)

Immanuel Baldwin, Video and Multimedia Specialist (June 10, 2022)

Nicholas Mueller, Temporary Digital Marketing Specialist (June 10, 2022)

Jessica Choinoski, Senior Admission Counselor (June 4, 2022)

Matt Engelien, Senior Advancement Officer (June 3, 2022)

Abby McConnell, Area Director (June 1, 2022)

Sydney Fricker, BSN Lab Assistant (May 31, 2022)

Daniel Lebowitz, Learning Commons Information Desk Supervisor (May 31, 2022) 

Kelly Loughman, Program Assistant - Student Activities (May 31, 2022)

Kristin Schneider, Associate Registrar (May 31, 2022) 

Marie Warren, Applied Lesson Instructor (May 25, 2022)

Hayley Steinberg, BSN Lab Assistant (May 24, 2022)

Kanoe Montano, Project Coordinator - Office of Violence Prevention (May 20, 2022)

Steven Osterhout, GA - Men's Lacrosse (May 19, 2022)

Changes to current Carroll Employees:

Tim Galow, Professor of English (July 1, 2022)

Lara Karpenko, Professor of English (July 1,2022)

Kim White, Professor of English (July 1, 2022)

Rachel Stickles, Clinical Associate Professor of Education (July 1, 2022)

John Michl, Lecturer of Business Analytics and Co-Director of the Analytics and Business Intelligence Consortium (July 1, 2022)

Susan Schneider, Senior Lecturer (July 1, 2022)

April Doebert- Fischer, Clinical Associate Professor of Occupational Therapy (July 1, 2022)

Jamie Hansen, Clinical Professor of Nursing (July 1, 2022)

Ashley Knuth, Clinical Associate Professor of Physical Therapy (July 1, 2022)

Karene Boos, Clinical Associate Professor of Physical Therapy (July 1, 2022)

Pam Pinahs-Schultz, Adjunct Instructor of Public Health (June 30, 2022)

Margaret Kasimatis, Adjunct Instructor of Health and Medicine (June 30, 2022)

Alex Gruentzel, Teaching and Learning Librarian (June 27, 2022)

Sharon Marton, Accounts Receivable Coordinator II/Customer Service Representative (June 12, 2022)

Judith Edlhuber, Accounts Receivable Consultant (June 12, 2022)

Jordan Gramz, Accounts Receivable and Accounting Coordinator (May 29, 2022)

Jim Batzko, Public Safety Officer/Fire Safety Coordinator (May 22, 2022)

Jake Stiles, Business Analyst (May 16, 2022)

The Department of Human Resources is located on the corner of Wright and Charles St (204 N Charles St)

Phone: 262.524.7123    |    Fax: 262.650.4814    |    Email HR

Office Hours:  

Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 4:30pm 

We are here to assist, please feel free to connect with us via email, phone or over teams. 

Pictured left to right  top row: Kristen Davis, Kelly Pearse, Amanda Stevens 

Bottom row: Kristen Brzezinski, Kenzie Carl, Billy Niklasch

Kelly Pearse - Director of Human Resources



  • Customer focused HR solutions
  • Ensure compliance
  • Employee manual interpretation
  • External survey participation
  • Performance appraisal program
  • HR Business Partner functions

Billy Niklasch - Senior HR Business Partner & Benefits Manager



  • Employee relations
  • Separations & exit interviews
  • Employee & supervisory guidance
  • Job description development
  • Compensation analysis
  • Benefits Administration
  • Tuition Scholarship 
  • Leave of absence (Worker's Compensation, FMLA, Accommodations)

Kristen Davis- HR Business Partner



  • Employee relations
  • Separations & exit interviews
  • Employee & supervisory guidance
  • Job description development
  • Compensation analysis

Amanda Stevens- HR Business Partner



  • Employee relations
  • Separations & exit interviews
  • Employee & supervisory guidance
  • Job description development
  • Compensation analysis

Kenzie Carl - Talent Acquisition Coordinator



  • Manage recruitment process for staff
  • Adjunct hiring process
  • Coordinates interview logistics
  • Applicant communication
  • Process pre-employment
  • On-boarding
  • New employee orientation

Kristen Brzezinski - Wellness & Student Employment Coordinator



  • Wellness initiatives
  • Liaison for wellness
  • Employee engagement wellness events
  • General HR inquiries
  • Student Employment

Kelly Pearse
 Academic Affairs
 Human Resources/Legal
 Institutional Inclusion 
 Senior Leadership

Billy Niklasch
Student Affairs
Institutional Advancement
Amanda Stevens
College of Health Sciences
Marketing and Communications
School of Business
Kristen Davis 
College of Arts and Sciences
Finance and Administration
School of Education and Human Services 

The health and well-being of Carroll University’s faculty, staff, students, and their families is our top priority. That is why we want to provide our community with information that can keep them healthy and informed about the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Please visit our portal page to view the Carroll University: Temporary Workplace Expectations and Guidelines. We will continue to monitor U.S. Centers for Disease Control Guidelines, the Wisconsin Department of Health and Human Services and industry-specific guidance from organizations such as the American College Health Association and ensure the workplace expectations and guidelines are updated accordingly.