Finance and Administration Staff

Compliance and Internal Audit | Financial Services | Human Resources |

Information Technology Services Risk Management | Strategic Initiatives


Finance and Administration 

Ivan Samstein
Chief Financial Officer of the University of Chicago, and Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of UChicago Medicine
Executive Assistant: Jacqueline Mendoza

Jennie Huang Bennett
Associate Vice President for Finance

Jasna Jackson
Director of Budget and Planning & Financial Analysis

Forrest Petterson
Associate Director of Finance


Compliance and Internal Audit

Thoufiq Kutty
Assistant Vice President for Internal Audit and Enterprise Risk Management & Chief Compliance Officer
Executive Assistant: T. Jackson


Financial Services

Mark Fehlberg
Assistant Vice President, Procurement and Payment Services

Jack Brofman
Executive Director for Global Treasury Operations

Jim Hamaguchi
Executive Director, Payroll and HR Services, Shared Services

Craig Elmore

Karin Luu
Director of Financial Planning & Analysis and Debt Capital Markets


Human Resources

Hayley Harris
Associate Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer

Brett Leibsker
Assistant Vice President of Human Resources
Business Administrator: Nancy Newell

Susan Popa
Assistant Vice President of Leadership and Organizational Development

Liz Walls, GBA
Executive Director of Health, Welfare & Retirement

Lindi Smith
Manager, Compensation & Performance

Heidi Spring
Talent Acquisition Manager


Information Technology Services

Kevin Boyd
Associate Vice President for Information Technology, and Chief Information Officer

Kemal Badur
Assistant Vice President, Chief Technology Officer

Elise Covic
Executive Director and Chief Operating Officer

Matt Morton
Executive Director and Chief Information Security Officer

Sabeeha Malik
Assistant Vice President, Enterprise Applications and Services

J Lynn Barnett
Executive Director for Academic Technology Solutions, IT Services

Madhur Kapoor
Executive Director, Project Management Office


Risk Management

Courtney Davis Curtis, CPCU, ARM, ARM-E
Assistant Vice President for Risk Management and Resilience Planning
Executive Assistant: T. Jackson


Strategic Initiatives

Chris Carroll
Executive Director and Program Lead, Financial Systems Transformations

Erika Schafer
Executive Director, Client Service Management and Service Optimization

Gerald Liu
Director, Projects and Grants

Samuel Steinberg
Director, Financial Systems Transformation

Kevin McKeough
Associate Director for Internal Communications

Hasnain Mohammad
Manager, Quality Assurance

Fatima Elmoursi
Project Manager