Herlicia Blakely

Herlicia Blakely

Employment Specialist - Compliance

Herlicia is an HR Employment Specialist – Compliance who oversees the coordination of the electronic I-9 system and E-Verify processing. She follows up with foreign nationals to secure social security cards and employment re-verification.

Herlicia started at the University in 2012, soon after relocating from Wisconsin. She started as a receptionist at the front desk in HR and transitioned to the Employment Specialist role shortly after. Herlicia administers the coordination of the onboarding Electronic I-9/E-Verify system. Herlicia also processes the 5-year Policy background checks and oversees Foreign National policy procedures including obtaining social security cards and ongoing employment authorization/re-verification.

Herlicia is currently enrolled at UNC Charlotte and has her aPHR and HR Certifications.

Being from Wisconsin, Herlicia is an avid Green Bay Packer fan and misses all of that snow (but not the cold). In her spare time, Herlicia enjoys shopping and travelling.