Welcome New HR Team Members

Welcome New HR Team Members

Please join us in welcoming new HR team members!  The contact information for all HR team members is available on the HR Staff Directory.  As we onboard new HR colleagues, we have realigned the units assigned to the HR partners. To find the name of the Senior HR partner assigned to a unit, Partner by Unit.

Cleola Butler
Cleola Butler serves as UMSL’s Human Resources Specialist specializing in recruiting. She comes with experience in education, including K-12 (Registration, Student Services) and Higher Education (Admissions and Financial Aid and Business Support), as well as corporate experience (Accounting and HR Clerk). Driven by integrity, she takes pride in providing the best customer service possible. As HR Specialist, her goal will be working to implement daily operations that will enhance the performance of HR. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Educational Studies (with coursework completed at UMSL).

Shon Hall
Shon Hall has worked in Human Resources for over 20 years in the areas of Employee Relations, Performance Management, and Recruiting. Her industry expertise includes Healthcare, Financial Services, and Retail. She chose to work in Human Resources because she truly enjoys providing guidance and exploring ways to make a difference. In her role, she has the opportunity to work with a wide range of employees at different levels across the organization doing great work and that is very rewarding. She currently holds a Bachelor’s of Art in Human Resources Management and a PHR certification with plans to pursue a Masters in Human Resources Management.