Administration

Vice President for Office of Research
John Tomblin
978-5234

Associate Vice President of Research and Technology Transfer
Dennis Livesay
978-3095

Public Relations
Tracee Friess
978-5597

Website Administration
Katie Sharkey
978-3873

Pre-Award
Funding Searches, budget development, proposal preparation/submission, contract preparation/negotiation/acceptance, and IRB/IACUC

978-3285  |  proposals@wichita.edu 

Director, Pre-Award
Karen Davis

Proposals & Contracts
Fran Cook
Lisa Haggard
Sarah Haug
Jana E. Henderson
David Melgren
Megan White
Denee Clifford (Proposals only)

Grant Research Coordinator
Kendra Nguyen

IRB/IACUC
Linda Steinacher

Post-Award
Grant set-up, budget uploads, billing, accounts payable/receivable, research payroll and grant reporting

978-3285 | www.wichita.edu/research 

Director, Post-Award
Lois Tatro

Associate Director, Post Award & Grant Reporting
Amy Delgado

Accounts Payable/Grant Setup
Sarah Hunt
Kathy Riker

Accounts Receivable/Billing
Marsha Olson

Lab Rate Development
Md Gofur

Research Payroll
Tamara Atwater
Kay Boyd
Judi McBroom
Andrew Pierce

Compliance

Conflicts of Interest, Export compliance, International Shipping, International Travel

978-COMP (2667)  |  compliance@wichita.edu  |  www.wichita.edu/compliance 

2nd floor, Devlin Hall  I  Campus Box 115

Director of Research Compliance
Becky Hundley

Senior Compliance Specialist
Penny Mann

WSU Strategic Initiatives 
Director, WSU Strategic Initiatives
Debra Franklin
978-5209

Business Development and Innovation Manager
Sherry Gegen
978-6359

Administrative Accounting Specialist
Deb Wagner-Kirmer
978-6358

Partner Relations
Jennifer Koster
978-5362