Iliana Ricelli

Associate Vice President
Iliana Ricelli

Phone 863-874-8423

Location Florida Poly South

Office LTB-1137


  • M.S. in Adult Education/HR Development, Florida International University, 1996
  • Certified Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR), Human Resource Certification Institute


Iliana Ricelli, SPHR, SHRM-SCP, started at Florida Polytechnic University in February 2020 and has more than 25 years of experience in human resources in both public and private higher education institutions in Miami, Florida, Tennessee, and Washington, D.C. Her career includes leadership roles in employment management, compensation administration, training and development, and employee and labor relations.


Professional Activities

  • President, Tennessee Chapter College and University Professional Association (CUPA-HR) 2013-14
  • Member, Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM)
  • Member, Association of Training & Development (ATD)
  • Member, College and University Professional Association for Human Resources (CUPA-HR)


Awards and Honors

  • Mentor of the Year Award, Youth Villages, 2017
  • Community Service Award, University of Memphis, 2014


Community Involvement

  • Mentor, Youth Villages, 2011-current
  • Board Member, NicaWorks, 2010-2017