Felicia A. Washington, J.D.
Vice Chancellor for Workforce Strategy, Equity and Engagement

As Vice Chancellor for Workforce Strategy, Equity, and Engagement, Felicia is the University’s chief human resources officer. Prior to joining Carolina in 2014, Washington practiced law with Kennedy Covington and K&L Gates LLP in Charlotte for 23 years.

As a partner in an international law firm, she worked extensively with senior legal counsel, business executives and human resources professionals, advising them on an array of employment, compliance, discrimination and business immigration issues. She regularly handled matters involving the FMLA, ADA, and Title VII, including allegations of discrimination and harassment, wrongful termination, layoffs, misconduct, whistle-blowing, wage and hour issues.

Additionally, Felicia drafted personnel and employment policies and agreements, developed the strategy for and conducted investigations and training, and represented clients before regulatory agencies and in federal and state courts. Felicia received her undergraduate degree from UNC-Chapel Hill and her law degree from the University of Virginia.

Linc Butler
Associate Vice Chancellor, Human Resources

Linc provides day-to-day leadership for and management of the Office of Human Resources (OHR) to ensure the full range of human resources services are delivered in a timely and client-focused manner to the University community. He began his human resources career in OHR, rising from his initial position as Placement Specialist at Tar Heel Temps to directing employment, classification, and compensation for the administrative and Student Affairs divisions.

In 2009, Linc was named Assistant Vice Chancellor for Human Resources at North Carolina A&T State University, and remained in that role until becoming Chief Human Resources Officer at North Carolina Central University in 2013.

Vicki Bradley, Ph.D.
Associate Vice Chancellor, Workforce Strategy, Equity & Engagement

Vicki is the functional HR/Payroll lead for the University’s Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) initiative, ConnectCarolina. She also oversees the HR Information Management group and the HR Business Office, and leads special projects and programs for the Office of the Vice Chancellor of Workforce Strategy, Equity and Engagement. Vicki joined the University in 2004 and has more than 21 years of experience in the human resources field in both the public and private sector.

She earned her B.A. in Psychology and her Pennsylvania Certification in Education at Lafayette College and earned both her M.S. and Ph.D. in Industrial and Organizational Psychology at North Carolina State University.

Angenette McAdoo
Interim Senior Director for Employee & Management Relations

Angenette leads the Employee & Management Relations team, which focuses on the management and regulation of relationships between management and employees, including performance and conduct consultations, disciplinary actions, grievances, performance management issues and conflict/dispute resolution. Angenette came to UNC-Chapel Hill in 1999 as a benefits specialist. In 2003, she became an HR generalist, and served in that role until being named an Employee & Management Relations consultant in 2008. Angenette was named a senior consultant in E&MR in 2012, and was promoted to E&MR Manager in 2016.

Richard Arnold
Senior Director, HR Information Management

Rich joined Carolina in 2008. Prior to this position, he served as director of HR business analysis in OHR. He has previously worked for various firms in programming and R&D roles. He has more than 20 years of experience in the technology field. Rich obtained his BS in Business Administration from the Kenan-Flagler Business School at UNC-Chapel Hill.

Noreen Montgomery, MS, PHR, CCP, GRP
Senior Director, Employment & Staffing

Noreen leads OHR’s Employment and Staffing team, which is responsible for SHRA recruitment and employment services and policy. Noreen has served in various HR capacities since joining the University in 1993. Before coming to UNC, she served as vice president of operations, recruitment manager and corporate recruiter for a privately held personnel service. Noreen earned her B.S. in Business Economics and her B.S. in Textiles from the State University of New York and her M.S. in Human Resource Development from Villanova University.

Noreen received her Professional in Human Resources certification through the Human Resource Certification Institute and her credentials as a Certified Compensation Professional and Global Remuneration Professional through World at Work.

Adam Beck
Senior Director, Classification and Compensation

In his role, Adam oversees the operations of and provides vision and leadership to the Classification and Compensation team providing services to the University community. He is responsible for organizational design and classification services in conjunction with development of University compensation programs to assist leadership in attracting, motivating and retaining key talent. He joined OHR as a senior HR generalist in 2005.