The Public Advocate is pleased to announce that Vicki O’Connell has been appointed as Human
Resources Branch Manager for Law Operations. She is currently a Human
Resources Administrator with DPA. Her expertise is in personnel and payroll.
Since her employment with DPA she has gained knowledge in Health Insurance,
Sick Leave, Workers’ Comp, and Family Medical Leave as well as understanding
the vital services provided by DPA to the Commonwealth. Vicki started
with the Commonwealth of Kentucky in 2007 with the Cabinet for Health and
Family Services. Before working for the Commonwealth she was part of the Top
Management Team with McDonald’s Restaurants in Frankfort, Versailles and
Lexington where she was employed as Marketing Director. Vicki has lived in
Frankfort her entire life where she enjoys her kids and grandkids.