Perme assumed the position of Associate Vice President of Human Resources in 2014. Prior to that, she had been a Human Resources Business Partner since 2009.

She has overseen the implementation of Xavier’s HR online applicant tracking system, created Xavier’s Leadership Academy, was part of the project team that implemented a market based classification and compensation system and has been a core member of Xavier’s Human Resource leadership team.

Perme has a long tenure at Xavier. She has served as a member of the Human Resources team since 1990 following stints in both Xavier’s Office of Residence Life and the law firm of Dinsmore & Shohl.

Perme is a longtime resident of the City of Cincinnati. She and her husband, Charlie, have two adult children, Maggie and Sean.