Office of Finance and Administration

The Office of Finance and Administration oversees all activities related to finance, compliance, and Dean’s Office administration, serving the dean and the School’s three department chairs.

The office is managed by the associate dean of finance and administration, who reports to the dean.

It is part of the Dean’s Office.

Responsibilities include

Finance

  • Ensuring efficient central administration and allocation of financial resources
  • Developing detailed budgets, tracking, and reporting on financial status
  • Forecasting financial futures and planning for alternate financial directions as needed
  • Communicating accurate and timely financial information at the levels of the School, the Dean’s Office, and the departments
  • Working with other campus units to improve campus financial systems

Compliance and purchasing

  • Promoting Schoolwide awareness of the policies and procedures of the University of California Office of the President, the UCSF Controller’s Office, and the School of Pharmacy Dean’s Office
  • Providing guidance and training in compliance issues to School faculty and staff members
  • Maintaining internal controls such as statistical data for audit and compliance review, space management, and equipment inventory management
  • Providing centralized materiel management for the Dean’s Office
  • Interpreting and implementing policy using purchasing guidelines

Administration

  • Establishing and ensuring effective and efficient administrative procedures for the Dean’s Office
  • Providing administrative support to the dean and the vice dean, associate dean of academic affairs, associate dean of finance and administration, and associate dean of planning and communications
  • Providing administrative support to the Dean’s Leadership Group
  • Coordinating the School’s work with central campus human resources service centers, pre-award service centers
  • Representing the School on campus committees dealing with finance, research, information technology, and space
  • Ensuring best use, best practices, maintenance, and upgrade of administrative information technologies
  • Ensuring effective implementation of special events and programs
  • Supporting staff engagement
  • Managing School space

Expertise includes

  • All areas of finance and budgeting
  • Applicable laws, policies, regulations
  • Purchasing and facilities maintenance and upgrades
  • General administration
  • Project prioritization, coordination, planning, and analysis
  • Executive scheduling and meeting preparation, presentation and report development, and communications
  • Information technology management and support
  • Constituent relations

Organization chart

PDF iconOrg chart: October 2017

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Contact us

Michelle King
Administrative Analyst
[email protected]
tel: 415-476-0141
fax: 415-476-1508

UCSF Box 1204
3333 California St Rm 218
San Francisco CA 94143

Staff listing

Nordberg

Michael Nordberg, MPA/HSA
Associate Dean of Finance and Administration
[email protected]
415-706-7997

Controller/Purchasing

Starling-Head

Valerie Starling-Head
Controller
[email protected]
415-476-3016

Anderson

Denetra Anderson
Purchasing Analyst
[email protected]
415-476-8015

Dean’s Office Administration

 

Shalimar Sancho, MBA
Operations Analyst
415-476-1226
[email protected]

Executive Support

Crosby
Liana Crosby, MFA

Executive Assistant to the Dean
[email protected]
415-476-8010

Finance and Business Operations

Joves

James Joves, MBA, EdD
Director of Budgets
[email protected]
415-476-8017

 

La’Trece Cain
Finance Analyst
La'[email protected]
415-514-3747

Hall

Gregory Hall
Programmer Analyst
[email protected]
415-476-1276

King

Michelle King
Administrative Analyst
[email protected]
415-476-0141

All images: Elisabeth Fall