Staff Stories

  • Staff Spotlight—George Longyear

    George Longyear, Yale Housing and Fleet Management
    George Longyear, director of Yale Housing and Fleet Management is often seen briskly walking around campus ensuring things are running smoothly. When he is not helping a student with a housing issue or reviewing the summer renovations to-do list, he may be out testing a vehicle that runs on electric or another alternative fuel. George, a valuable contributor to the Yale community, began working here in 1988, as a part-time custodian. Within a year...

Recent Staff Stories

  • Susan Gibbons joined Yale as university librarian in 2011. She came to New Haven from Rochester, New York, where she spent 11 years at the University of Rochester, lastly as vice...

  • Jane Savage, associate vice president for Union-Management and Strategic Initiatives, is responsible for union-management relations at Yale, including Labor Relations, which...

  • John Mayes II

    John Mayes II, associate vice president for Administration, was born and raised in West Haven, the seventh of eight children. Recently, he celebrated his 25th anniversary at Yale...

  • Lisa Maloney communications officer, Internal Communications Q: Tell us about your career path at Yale University. A: Before Yale, I worked as a marketing and tradeshow...

  • Stephen Murphy, vice president for finance and chief financial officer.

    Born in New Haven, Stephen Murphy, vice president for finance and chief financial officer, lived and worked around the world before returning to work at Yale in 2001. Steve...

  • Custodian Lynda Munda Kasongo

    Custodian Lynda Munda Kasongo is always on the move. Her life in New Haven is not only a happy one, but a busy one! Lynda works the 4:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. shift at Kline...

  • Kiran Keshav, executive director of the Yale Center for Research Computing and senior director of Research Technologies, is helping researchers advance in various disciplines at...

  • Yale’s new associate chief information officer of Campus Technology Services, Sandra Germenis, will provide leadership and strategic oversite to the ITS Help Desk,...

  • Lauren Zucker, associate vice president for New Haven Affairs and University Properties, joined Yale in 2011 after a career in corporate real estate finance. When asked what her...

  • Lou Tiseo, senior director of Foundational Technology Services

    Lou Tiseo, senior director of Foundational Technology Services, grew up in Astoria, Queens, New York surrounded by a large, close-knit, Italian-American family that included 45...

  • Sharon M.K. Kugler became the seventh university chaplain to Yale in July of 2007. She is the first woman, first lay-person, and first Roman Catholic to hold this position here....

  • What happens when you combine an eclectic mix of carpenters with modern day tools and technology—premium craftsmanship done efficiently. Years ago, Yale Facilities employed...

  • John Barden is Yale’s associate vice president and chief information officer and has been at Yale since March 2017. John was born and spent most of his younger years in...

  • Janet Lindner is Yale’s vice president of Human Resources and Administration. She has served in many key roles during her more than 20 years at the university, including...

  • “Continue to evolve constantly—let today be the day you give up who you’ve been for who you can become.” Ron Lipkins, director of HR Innovation and...

  • Kimberly Goff-Crews, Yale’s secretary and vice president for Student Life, grew up in Los Angeles and did not leave the city until she traveled to Yale University to go to...

  • When Security Systems Specialist Frank Squeglia reflects on his 15-year career at Yale and the path that led him here, he can’t help but feel like this is where he was meant...

  • After Sue Barez’s 24-year-old son Joshua died of suicide four years ago on September 2, 2014, she decided to share her story and put a spotlight on a disease that she feels...

  • Jack Callahan, senior vice president of Operations, has a family lineage that extends from Ireland to New Haven where he grew up in Morris Cove. His grandparents immigrated from...

  • Adrienne Wilson, a benefits and absence management analyst in Benefits, was recently interviewed for the Staff Spotlight section of Inside HR&A. How long have you been with...

  • Kacey Shepherd-Way, transaction specialist, HR Employee Services, was recently interviewed for the Staff Spotlight section of Inside HR&A. How long have you worked at Yale...