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All colleges and divisions across UCF are equipped with dedicated employee support through their finance business centers (FBCs) and HR business centers (HRBCs). A “business center” is a group of HR and finance staff members within a designated college/unit that provides support in transactional inquiries related to finance, HR, post-award research support and select other functions.

Who to contact for support? Select the arrows below to view contact information for each business center.

Academic Program Quality, Analytics and Integrated Planning, Digital Learning, Faculty Excellence, Institutional Knowledge Management, Operational Excellence and Assessment Support, Student Learning and Academic Success (SLAS), Office of the Provost, College of Undergraduate Studies, UCF Global, UCFIT

Contact Information

  • Heather Simeon, Finance/Budget Director (FBC)
  • LaVerne Parchman, HR Director (HRBC)

Financial Affairs, Human Resources, Knights Experience Team (kNEXT), Office of the CFO, Public Safety

FBC Contact Information

  • Main Contact: Submit a Workday Help Case using “Case Type: Finance/Budget”
    • Catherine Gholson, Budget Manager – Public Safety, Financial Affairs, Office of CFO
    • Katheryn Daniels, Budget Analyst II – Human Resources, Financial Affairs, kNEXT

HRBC Contact Information

  • Main Contact: Submit a Workday Help Case using “Case Type: Employment Actions”
    • Millicent Downer, HR Director –  Division Strategic Support, Office of the CFO, Human Resources
    • Kellie deArmas, HR Partner II – Public Safety
    • Manny Torres, HR Partner II – Financial Affairs, kNEXT

Contact Information

  • Lesanne Brunswick, Finance/Budget Director (FBC)
  • Cynthia Gabriel, Finance/Budget Analyst I (FBC)
  • Jennifer McKay, HR Manager (HRBC)

English, History, Modern Languages and Literatures, Philosophy, School of Performing Arts, School of Visual Arts and Design, Women’s and Gender Studies, Writing and Rhetoric, Center for Humanities and Digital Research (CHDR), College of Arts and Humanities Student Advising (CAHSA), CREATE, Flying Horse Editions, Texts and Technology Ph.D. Program, Themed Experience Program, University Writing Center, Zora Neal Hurston Institute for Documentary Studies

Contact Information

  • Cathy Radzai, Assistant Dean, Finance/Budget Director (FBC)
    • Main Contact: CAH-FBC@ucf.edu (Use Subject Line “CAH Unit_TPC” or “CAH Unit_BUD”)
  • Suzanne Lin, HR Manager (HRBC)

Accounting, Economics, Finance and Real Estate, Integrated Business, Management, Marketing, UCF MBA, Office of Professional Development

Contact Information

  • Jessica Dong, Finance/Budget Director (FBC)
  • Amy Perry, HR Manager (HRBC)

Counselor Education and School Psychology, Criminal Justice, Educational Leadership and Higher Education, Learning Sciences and Educational Research, Legal Studies, School of Global Health Management and Infomatics, School of Public Administration, School of Teacher Education

Contact Information

  • Allison Jefferson, Assistant Dean for Administrative Affairs (FBC)
  • Vanessa Nixon, HR Manager (HRBC)
  • CCIE Contact Information Directory (requires CCIE employee access only)

Computer and Information Sciences, Engineering, Military Science, Leadership and Operational Art, Data and Travel Analytics, CECS Academic Affairs, Civil, Environmental, and Construction Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Industrial Engineering and Management Systems, Materials Science and Engineering, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Contact Information

  • Kimberly Lewis or Marisa Ramiccio – CECS Website Information
  • Nanette Liberty Aubert, Finance/Budget Director (FBC)
  • Spyros Alvonellos, HR Director (HRBC)

College of Graduate Studies (CGS), School of Modeling, Simulation and Training (SMST), Institute of Simulation and Training (IST)

FBC Contact Information

  • Kelli Marini, Finance/Budget Director
  • Barry Wick, Budget Manager

HRBC Contact Information

  • Michele Pozdoll, HR Coordinator I – CGS
  • Nayade Ramirez, HR Partner III – IST/SMST
  • Maria Fernandez, HR Coordinator III – IST/SMST
  • Ana Ramirez, HR Coordinator I – IST/SMST

Communication Sciences and Disorders, Health Sciences, School of Kinesiology and Rehabilitation Sciences, Social Work

Contact Information

  • Antonio Yancey, Finance/Budget Director (FBC)
  • Seymour Mintzer, HR Director (HRBC)

Burnett School of Biomedical Sciences, Clinical Sciences, Medicine/Medicine Education, Population Health Sciences

Contact Information

Contact Information

  • Sunny Heyl, Finance/Budget Director (FBC)
  • Seymour Mintzer, HR Director (HRBC)

Photonic Science and Engineering, Center for Research and Education in Optics and Lasers (CREOL), Florida Photonics Center of Excellence (FPCE), Townes Laser Institute (TLI)

Contact Information

  • Mark Wagenhauser, Finance/Budget Director (FBC)
  • Amy Perry, HR Manager (HRBC)

Anthropology, Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics, Psychology, Sociology, Statistics and Data Science, Nicholson School of Communication and Media, School of Politics, Security and International Affairs, College of Sciences Advising Services (COSAS), Center for Global Economic and Environmental Opportunity, The India Center, Intelligence Community Center for Academic Excellence, iSTEM, Kurdish Political Studies Program, Lou Frey Institute of Politics and Government, National Center for Forensic Science, The Robinson Observatory, UCF RESTORES

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The College of Sciences has assigned a minimum of four staff members to provide services to your unit.  Please visit our website to learn more about your team at COS Business Center – Service Teams.

Arboretum and Sustainability Initiatives, Planning, Design and Construction, Facilities Operations, Real Estate & Space Administration, Utilities and Engineering Services, Mail, Bookstore, Dining, University Services, Parking and Transportation, Surplus

Contact Information

  • Donna DuBuc, Finance/Budget Director (FBC)
  • Doug Lewis, HR Director (HRBC)

Office of Research, Nanoscience Technology Center (Nano), Florida Solar Energy Center (FSEC), Florida Space Institute (FSI)

Contact Information

  • Chris Hale, Finance/Budget Director (FBC)
  • Gian-Karlo Alvarez, HR Partner II – Office of Research, FSI (HRBC)
  • Cera Bankhead, HR Coordinator II – Office of Research (HRBC)
  • Rebeca Barrios, HR Coordinator III – Nano, FSI (HRBC)
  • Cheryl Suter-Thorn, HR Coordinator II – FSEC (HRBC)

Advancement and Partnerships, University Audit, Board Relations, Business Incubator Program, External and Community Relations, Executive Communications, Florida High Tech Corridor Program, General Counsel, Diversity Equity and Inclusion, Ginsburg Center, Government Relations, Marketing and Communication, WUCF, University Ombuds, Office of the President, Small Business Development Center, University Compliance Ethics and Risk, University Events & Engagement

FBC Contact Information

  • Heather Simeon, Finance/Budget Director
  • Emma Espinet, Finance/Budget Analyst III
  • Kimberly Stangle, Business Manager III

HRBC Contact Information

  • Ruth Roberts, HR Director
  • Raj Raghunandan, HR Partner II

Contact information

  • Sherri Dixon, Finance/Budget Director (FBC)
  • Amy Perry, HR Manager (HRBC)

Academic Advancement Programs, Academic Services for Student-Athletes, Activity and Service Fee Business Office, Career Services, Center for Higher Education Innovation, Counseling and Psychological Services, Creative School for Children, Data and Strategic Projects, Downtown Student Services, EXCEL, Experiential Learning, First Year Experience, Florida Consortium for Metropolitan Research Universities, Fraternity and Sorority Life, Housing and Residential Life, Knights Major Exploration and Transition Center, LEAD Scholars Academy, Office of Student Involvement, Office of Undergraduate Research, Recreation and Wellness Center, Registrar’s Office, Student Academic Resource Center, Student Care Services, Student Conduct and Academic Integrity, Student Financial Assistance, Student Legal Services, Student Success and Advising, Student Union, UCF Connect, Undergraduate Admissions, University Testing Center, Wellness and Health Promotion Services

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