North Carolina Central University (NCCU) has appointed Mr. Linc Butler as interim chief human resources officer. Mr. Butler began in this role on November 1, 2019.
As interim chief human resources officer, Mr. Butler reports directly to Chancellor Johnson O. Akinleye. He is responsible for maintaining a high-quality, comprehensive human resources organization that supports the mission and vision of North Carolina Central University. The university is currently conducting a national search for a permanent chief human resources officer.
Currently, Mr. Butler is also serving as the associate vice chancellor for human resources for the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, providing leadership for the university’s human resources functions, programs, and staff. Prior to taking on that role, Mr. Butler served at NCCU in the role of chief human resources officer. Previously, he was assistant vice chancellor for human resources at North Carolina A&T State University in Greensboro, NC.
A true product of the University of North Carolina System, Mr. Butler earned his bachelor’s degree in political science with a concentration in public relations and a minor in mathematics from Appalachian State University. He is currently pursuing a Master of Science in human resources at Western Carolina University.