Staff Directory by Name

We welcome your questions. Feel free to contact the staff members listed below or if you are not sure who to contact, please send your inquiry to one of our group email addresses: for procurement/purchasing-related matters (including new vendors, requisitions, and purchase orders) or for all other questions.

Robin Andrews
Senior Tax/Audit Accounting Analyst
Jones 018

  • Excise, sales & use tax reporting
  • Federal and state tax reporting (Forms 990 and 990-T and state returns)
  • Charitable solicitation registration renewals
  • Audit schedules and financial reporting analysis
  • Accounting and tax research


Darlene Bjornson
Accounts Payable Specialist
Jones 018

  • Payments to vendors
  • Travel or expense advances
  • Reimbursements
  • Corrections to accounts payable-related transactions


Anna Boyle
Administrative Assistant
Jones 018

  • Reception
  • Procurement card (P-Card) issuance and support
  • General questions and referrals
  • Department administrative support


Cheri Finnegan
Senior Financial Accountant
Jones 018

  • Endowment and related expendable funds, including other sponsored programs
  • Deferred giving arrangements (Life Income funds)
  • Bank and cash accounting
  • Gift accounting
  • Merchant card accounting
  • Non-cash gifts
  • Supervises senior accounting student staff


Lori Gobble
Associate Vice President for Finance
Jones 018

  • Ideas for improving service
  • Accounting and budget policies
  • Unusual situations


Linda Green
Purchasing Coordinator

  • Strategic sourcing and pricing
  • Receiving and delivery coordination
  • Group purchasing organization (GPO) contracts for university-wide cost savings
  • Vendor relations, including new vendor setups and troubleshooting quality of vendor services
  • Central Stores (warehouse) inventory


Dana Kapla
Budget Analyst
Jones 018

  • New budget manager orientation
  • PeopleSoft budget administration
  • Budgets and budget variance reporting
  • Puget Sound funded research and enrichment grants (UEC grants)
  • Fringe benefit rate calculations


Rachel Leathers

  • Requisitions
  • Purchase orders
  • Strategic sourcing and pricing
  • Product returns
  • Vendor relations, including new vendor setups and troubleshooting quality of vendor services
  • Central Stores (warehouse) inventory


Stefanie Lund
Senior Financial Accounting Analyst
Jones 018

  • Chart of accounts maintenance
  • Which account to use
  • Externally-funded grants (federal, local, and private)
  • Campus facilities accounting, including fixed asset accounting and depreciation
  • Long-term debt
  • Financial surveys


Angela Markos
Financial Systems Analyst
Jones 018

  • Technology coordinator for Finance


Jody Putman
Director of Financial Reporting & Tax
Jones 018

  • Supervises senior accounting staff
  • Banking and cash management
  • Merchant card compliance
  • Financial statements and reports
  • Tax reporting and compliance
  • Audit coordination
  • Gift accounting
  • Endowment investments
  • Non-cash gifts
  • Which account to use


Gurpreet Singh
Senior Accountant
Jones 018

  • Monthly/recurring posts and recharges
  • Departmental receipts
  • Petty cash funds
  • Finance Listserv monitoring