Carole E. Clerie

  • Position: Chief Human Resources Officer
  • Division: Office of the President

Carole Clerie is the chief human resources officer at Fort Valley State University. In this role, she is responsible for employee relations, payroll, benefits, onboarding, training and development, and wellness initiatives. She has an extensive background working in academia. Prior to her arrival at FVSU, she was the Chief Human Resources Officer at Lynn University in Boca Raton, Florida.  While at Lynn University, she was responsible for all human resources and payroll functions and also previously served as the Director of Employee Services and Title IX Coordinator.  She led Lynn University through the implementation of employee onboarding/applicant tracking system processes, compensation study and salary grade development, wellness programs, and in streamlining payroll processes.

In addition to her work experience, which includes serving as an adjunct faculty member, Ms. Clerie is certified as a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR). Her educational achievements include an MBA in finance from Lynn University and a bachelor’s degree in management information systems from Florida Atlantic University.