Mark J. Lohmeyer
Financial Analyst
785-864-3138
240 Carruth O'Leary
  • Payroll Appointment Process Liaison
  • GTA Fee Reduction and Eligibility Requirements
  • HR Pay Funding maintenance
  • Cost Center and Tree Maintenance
  • General Budget Operations Questions
  • Supports users of University BUDget system (UBUD) and Budcast
  • Reviews BudCast security
  • Working budget preparation
  • Budget liaison to: School of Architecture & Design, School of Education, School of Music, School of Pharmacy
Kevin Kenn
Fiscal Analyst
785-864-3067
235 Carruth O'Leary
  • Working budget preparation
  • Miscellaneous ad hoc analysis
  • Budget liaison to: Public Affairs, Provost, Edwards Campus, School of Journalism/Mass Communications and International Programs
  • Split appointment with Financial Reporting Services (Comptroller's Office) - works on both Budget Office and Financial Reporting Services projects
Richard McKinney
Associate Vice Provost, Budget Director
785-864-3136
  • General Budget Questions and Procedures
  • Contact for Unresolved Budgetary Questions
  • Works with Provost Office to develop budget and fiscal policies / procedures for the Lawrence campus
  • Fund Management
  • Revenue Projections
  • Liaison with Division of the Budget (Topeka)
  • Member of leadership teams for various administrative systems
Lile Merrill
Senior Budget Analyst
785-864-3293
  • Supports users of University BUDget system (UBUD) and Budcast
  • Assist with preparation of University’s Annual Budget Request (ABR)
  • Database manager for budget collection process
  • Working budget preparation & maintenance
  • Miscellaneous ad hoc analysis
  • Budget liaison to: Campus Operations
Mary Ann Richey
Associate Director
785-864-3137
239 Carruth O'Leary
  • General Budget Questions and Procedures
  • Provide budget information to the Division of the Budget (Topeka)
  • Supports users of University BUDget system (UBUD) and Budcast
  • Assist with preparation of University’s Annual Budget Request (ABR)
  • Working budget preparation
  • Oversee Graduate Teaching Assistant semester audit
  • Oversee the Budget Transfer process
  • Oversee the Summer Session appointments
  • Budget liaison to: Distinguished Professors, Summer Session, KU Libraries, Information Technology
  • Miscellaneous ad hoc analysis
  • Develop reporting tools to improve budget collection process
Robert Waller
Budget Analyst
785-864-3298
222 Caruth O'Leary
  • Supports users of University BUDget system (UBUD) and Budcast
  • Assist with preparation of University’s Annual Budget Request (ABR)
  • Working budget preparation
  • Miscellaneous ad hoc analysis
  • Coordinate Administrative Overhead (AOH) assessments
  • Budget liaison to: School of Business, School of Law, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences (and School of the Arts), University Press
Kristy Spellman
Fiscal Analyst
785-864-4541
224 Caruth O'Leary
  • Assist with preparation of University’s Annual Budget Request (ABR)
  • Working budget preparation
  • Miscellaneous ad hoc analysis
  • Budget liaison to: Office of the Chancellor, School of Engineering, Office of Research, Academic Affairs, Business & Financial Planning, Student Financial Aid
  • Split appointment with Financial Reporting Services (Comptroller's Office) - works on both Budget Office and Financial Reporting Services projects
Maggie Sui
Budget Analyst
785-864-4856
223 Carruth O'Leary
  • Supports users of University BUDget system (UBUD) and Budcast
  • Assist with preparation of University’s Annual Budget Request (ABR)
  • Working budget preparation
  • Miscellaneous ad hoc analysis
  • Assist with Tuition Revenue Transfers
  • Budget liaison to: School of Social Welfare, Student Affairs, Enrollment Management, Shared Service Centers, Faculty Development, Diversity & Equity and Student Organizations.
Maria S. Thompson
Office Manager
785-864-3136
250 Strong Hall
  • BMFS office manager/secretary
  • AOH collections
  • Tuition Assistance payments
  • Budget document distribution
  • Contact/support for staff searches
  • Budget Transfers
  • GTA Tuition Waivers

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