Human Resources Director thrilled to return to Southeast
Dr. Cheney comes to UAS with a strong background in Human Resources, excellent academic credentials and a strong connection to Southeast Alaska. Prior to accepting this position, she worked for Sealaska. Dr. Cheney first served in Bellevue, WA as the Director of HR and Administration for Sealaska Environmental Services and later took the position as the Corporate Director of HR in Juneau. Prior to her career in HR, she worked as an adjunct professor for the Muckleshoot First Peoples Program, assistance director for Antioch University, and a program Administrator for MIT. Her educational background includes a Bachelor of Science from MIT, and an MS in Management and a Ph.D. in Leadership and Organizational Change from Antioch University. Dr. Cheney was born in nearby Kake and has expressed a great eagerness to work and contribute to the local region.