Human Resources



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Welcome to the Benefits Unit.  Our Benefits counselors are committed to serving the University community in a timely and professional manner.  Counselors are available Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. through 5:00 p.m. to speak with you regarding any of your State, University and global benefits questions.  




The Benefits Unit provides guidance and clarification to Faculty & Staff on a wide range of programs, plans, enrollment and separation procedures in addition to individual consultation on leave items as defined by both the State of North Carolina and University.




Unit counselors assist University management in the implementation and policy interpretation of Federal and State guidelines to include but not limited to:  Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA), State Retirement systems and comprehensive leave procedures.




Benefits / Main Line 252-328-9887 / Fax 252-328-9918

Lee Ann Goff / Director of University Benefits / / 252-328-9825

Lynn McCormick / SHRA and CSS Consultant for HA, UA, AT, CH / / 252-328-9188

Trina Baker / EHRA Faculty & Non-Faculty Consultant for AA, RG, SL, AF / / 252-328-9889

Dianne Henderson / SHRA Consultant for Academic Affairs, RG, SL, AF / / 252-328-9924

Judy Smith / Unit Administrative Support / / 252-328-9887

Theresa Cieslinski / HR Consultant / CIESLINSKIT16@ECU.EDU / 252-328-9845