Research and Sponsored Programs

Meet the Staff

Research Administration

William S. Messer, PhD
Vice President of Research

Penny Thiessen
Executive Secretary 2

Billie Brunn
Grants Coordinator 1, MC

Monika DeGregorio, BS 
Research Regulatory Compliance Officer

Marcie Ferguson, BBA
Director, CR Operations & Initiatives

Richard A. Francis, PhD
Director, Research & Sponsored Programs & Director, Research Information Services 

Laura Graham
Grants Coordinator 2 - HSC

Robin Lanz
Grants Coordinator 3, MC

Amy Lingle
Grants Coordinator 1, MC

Pamela Moore
Senior Business Manager

Kourtney Phillips
Grants Coordinator 3, HSC

Carolyn Pinkston, MPH, RN, CIP
Director of Operations,
Department of Human Research Protection
DHRP Staff

Norm Rapino
Executive Director, Center for Innovation

Jessica Sattler
Director, Economic Engagement & Business Development
LaunchPad Incubation Staff

Michelle D. Shy
IRB Coordinator 2, MC

Angela (Rossbach) Skellie
Grants Coordinator 2, HSC

Stephen Snider
Associate Vice President of Technology Transfer and Associate General Council
Department of Technology Transfer
Technology Transfer Staff

Linda Solarek
Grants Coordinator 2, MC

Pamela Suhan, MBA, BSN, RN, CCRC
Research Compliance/Export Control Officer

Jamie Van Natta
Research Systems Developer


Last Updated: 7/8/16