Business Office

The Business Office at the College of Pharmacy manages all of the human resource and financial tasks for the College, including but not limited to: faculty, staff, and student hiring, payroll management, international Visa processing, purchasing, reimbursements, grant pre-award and post-award, as well as general customer service for students, faculty, staff, and visitors to the College. The Business Office is located in the Dean’s Office, Kowalewski Hall, Suite 161.

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Sara E. Lehew

Dir Business Affairs, Pharmacy Financial Administration

161B Kowalewski Hall


Areas of responsibility include:
  • Management of Business Office staff including Grants Administrator, Human Resources Coordinator (HR), and Financial Administrator
  • Long-range budget planning and formulation
  • PBB revenue tracking
  • Cash and budget transfers
  • Funds allocations
  • Cost analysis
  • Strategic hiring and sizing proposals
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Kelly M Ayres Garn

Financial Administrator II, Pharmacy Financial Administration

161B Kowalewski Hall


Areas of responsibility include:
  • ​​​​​​​Pre-award duties - Kuali Proposal set-up and approvals, document collection, budget review, JIT processing
  • Post-award duties - monthly report review, KSAP budget set-up, RPPR processing, grant close-outs
  • Process salary and non-salary cost transfer requests (CTR)
  • Process all extra compensation requests for 9-month faculty
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Nicole Teresa Hochstetler

Business Manager, A&S Psychology Department Office

EDWARDS 1 Edwards Center