Employee Relations Team

Marlene Tucker Marlene S. Tucker

 Director of Employee Relations
 508-856-6396
 marlene.tucker@umassmed.edu


Marlene Tucker has served as Director of Employee Relations, in the Human Resources Office of Employee Relations for the University of Massachusetts Medical School (UMMS) since October 2014. Prior to joining the Human Resources Department, Tucker served as the Director of the Diversity and Equal Opportunity Office at UMMS for 17 years. Tucker’s experience prior to UMMS was a variety of Human Resources positions in the banking and healthcare fields. Tucker has over 30 years of Human Resources experience and holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Sociology from Worcester State University and holds a Certificate of Diversity Management from the School of Industrial and Labor Relations at Cornell University.

Tucker is assigned to work with the following UMMS departments.

Ben R. Moorghen Ben R. Moorghen, MPH

 Senior Employee Relations Consultant
 508-856-1284
 ben.moorghen@umassmed.edu


Ben Moorghen has served as an Employee Relations Consultant, in the Human Resources Office of Employee Relations for the University of Massachusetts Medical School (UMMS) since July 2009. In this role, he brings extensive experience in employee relations, education and training, customer care, project management, and operations and management. In earlier positions, Moorghen conducted face-to-face and on-line trainings following adult education principles and in-service programs related to quality activities. Moorghen has over 15 years of employee relations experience and holds a Bachelor Degree in Psychology from Clark University and a Master of Public Health from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst.

Moorghen is assigned to work with the following UMMS departments.

Kristin M. Mullins Kristin M. Mullins

 Employee Relations Consultant
 508-421-6199
 kristin.mullins@umassmed.edu

 

Kristin Mullins has served as an Employee Relations Consultant, in the Human Resources Office of Employee Relations for the University of Massachusetts Medical School (UMMS) since 2007. Prior to joining UMMS, Mullin’s served as Senior Manager at Limited Brands, Inc. for 2 years and has 12 years of employee relations experience in various industries.  Mullins currently sits on the Board of Directors at the Worcester Animal Rescue League where she acts as Chair for the Human Resources and Events Committees.  Mullins holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Communications from Worcester State University.

Mullins is assigned to work with the following UMMS departments.

Jeffery G. Matthews Jeffery G. Matthews

 Employee Relations Consultant
 508-856-5787
 jeffery.matthews@umassmed.edu


Jeffery Matthews has served as an Employee Relations Consultant, in the Human Resources Office of Employee Relations for the University of Massachusetts Medical School (UMMS) since June 2012. Prior to joining the Human Resources Department, Matthews served as a Diversity Consultant at UMMS for 2 years. Matthews’ experience includes serving as HR Manager at Hanover Insurance for 19 years and has over 25 years of employee relations experience. Matthews holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Management from Becker College.

Matthews is assigned to work with the following UMMS departments

Bonnie Kumar

Bonnie Kumar

Human Resources Manager - Boston
617-886-8305
bonnie.kumar@umassmed.edu

 

Bonnie Kumar has served as the Human Resources Manager, in the Human Resources Office of Employee Relations for the University of Massachusetts Medical School (UMMS) since March of 2016 prior to be the Recruiting Manager at MassBiologics. In this role, she brings extensive experience in Talent Acquisition, Employee Relations, Education and Training along with Customer Care. Prior to joining UMMS Bonnie was a National Dentist Recruiter responsible for the full life cycle recruiting for 9 different states. Bonnie has over 10 years of Talent Acquisition and Employee Relations experience and holds a Bachelor Degree in Neuroscience from the University of Massachusetts Amherst.

Kumar is assigned to work with Center Health Care Financing (CHCF) and Center Health Law Economics (CHLE).

 

 Peggy LouisPeggy C. Louis

MassBiologics Senior Talent Aquisition Partner/Generalist
617-474-4080
peggy.louis@umassmed.edu

 

 

Peggy Louis is the MassBiologics Senior Talent Aquisition Partner/Generalist, in the Human Resources Office of Employee Relations/Talent Aquisition departments for the University of Massachusetts Medical School (UMMS) since October of 2016. In this role, she brings extensive experience in Employee Relations and Talent Acquisition. Prior to joining UMMS, Peggy was a Recruitment Manager responsible for the full life cycle recruiting and for building Talent pools. Peggy has over 10 years of Talent Acquisition and Employee Relations experience and holds a Bachelor Degree in Communications from Regis College.

Louis is assigned to work with MassBiologics.