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People in the News: University Press adds new director; Pitt named EKU human resources officer

The University Press of Kentucky welcomed Leila Salisbury as its new press director, becoming only the fourth in the press’s sixty-eight year history. Salisbury comes to UPK from the University Press of Mississippi, where she has served as director since 2008. While at UPM, Salisbury was responsible for strategic planning and the management of a $2.7 million scholarly publishing operation and a...

Former marketing director Salisbury returns to University Press of Kentucky as new director

Leila Salisbury will return to the Bluegrass as the new director of the University Press of Kentucky (UPK), beginning on Aug. 1. She began her career as an intern at UPK. Salisbury returns to Kentucky after serving as director of the University Press of Mississippi (UPM) since 2008. At UPM, she was responsible for strategic planning and the overall direction and management of a $2.7 million scholarly...