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Nakia Wade

Human Resources Senior Manager

As human resources senior manager for the Franklin College of Arts & Sciences, Nakia Wade provides guidance for department heads, directors, and other supervisors in resolving employee relations matters and issues related to recruitment and selection, compensation and classification, and training. In addition to directing the human resources functions for the college, she serves as the liaison for central university administration offices such as Faculty and Staff Relations and the Equal Opportunity Office.

Nakia joined UGA in 2015 with over ten years of human resources experience and a Professional in Human Resources certification from the HR Certification Institute. An alum of New York University, she holds a Bachelor’s degree in Organizational Behavior and Communication and a Graduate Certificate in Organizational and Executive Coaching.

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