Executive Assistant to the President and
Secretary to the Board of Regents
Phone: (859) 572-5191
Tammy manages the day-to-day services and administrative activities of the Office of the President and acts as a liaison between the President, President’s Cabinet, members of the Board of Regents, and other internal and external constituents. She is responsible for Board meeting logistics, inquiries and records.
Tammy holds a bachelor's degree in psychology and an M.B.A. with a concentration in Human Resources, from NKU. She previously received the Professional in Human Resources Certification (PHR).
Prior to joining NKU in 2008, Tammy served for 13 years at General Cable Corporation General Cable Corporation in roles ranging from administrative professional to manager of human resources services. In that capacity, she developed new employee training curriculum, created a successful interviewing program for the company's management team and coached and mentored associates. Prior to her service at General Cable, Tammy served for 11 years at Beiersdorf (formerly the Kendall-Futuro Company).
Tammy is married to Donald Knochelmann and has two children, Bradley and Jared.