Krista McFarland

Krista McFarland smiling for her professional headshot

HR Generalist
Office Address:
 1090 James H. Zumberge Hall (1090 JHZ)
Phone: (616) 331-2215
Email: [email protected]

Krista McFarland, HR Generalist, is the HR liaison for several departments in the Finance & Administration division. Her primary duty is to serve as the central contact for employees and University leadership in those areas. She is also a liaison for the four campus bargaining unions, is responsible for communication and implementation of HR initiatives, and is an expert of principles and practices of Human Resources at GVSU.

Krista holds a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Grand Valley State University. As an alum and employee for over 26 years, Krista is honored to be a Laker for a Lifetime. In her free time, she enjoys traveling near and far.

Krista's Areas of Expertise

  • Finance & Administration

Finance & Administration

  • Facilities Planning
  • Facilities Services
  • Facilities ServicesĀ GR Campus and Regional Centers
  • Operations - PEW Campus and Regional Centers
  • Risk Management


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