Human Resources

Human Resources Department

Founders Hall, Room 1200
University of Nebraska at Kearney
2504 9th Ave
Kearney, NE 68849

Phone (308) 865-8655
Fax (308) 865-8630

TTY(308) 865-8655

Staff Directory:

Mary Chinnock Petroski, Human Resources Director, petroskimj@unk.edu, (308) 865-8655

Deb Huryta, Dual Career Director/Ombudsperson, Human Resources Generalist, hurytad@unk.edu, (308) 865-8404

Colleen Ferguson, Human Resource Generalist (Benefits Manager), fergusonce@unk.edu, (308) 865-8516

Chelsea Swarm, Payroll Manager, swarmcm@unk.edu, (308) 865-8426

Lucia Raya, Payroll Technician, rayal2@unk.edu, (308) 865-8182

Kayleigh Dawson, Office Associate, dawsonkn@unk.edu, (308) 865-8655

Kathy Livingston, Assistant to the Senior Vice Chancellor (Faculty HR Representative), livingstonke@unk.edu, (308) 865-8204



Checkout the Employee Handbook or view the Policies and Procedures document