Bryan Garey has spent the last nine years of service in University Human Resources at the University of Virginia. He has assumed a leadership position as Assistant Vice President, Talent. Since 2016, Bryan has guided HR operations for the Academic Division, and in the course of his UVA career, has led numerous initiatives that delivered process improvements and enhanced service. He brings extensive learning and organizational development experience, including design of the Center for Leadership Excellence at UVA. Bryan is also a key contributor to the Ufirst HR transformation project. His career includes stints at the University of Florida and in the private sector. Bryan holds a Master of Fine Arts from UVA, and a Master of Science in Management from the University of Florida, as well as several HR professional certifications (SHRM-CP, PHR, Center for Creative Leadership). He is active in the local SHRM chapter and is a graduate of Leadership Charlottesville.