The business office consists of a team of nine members who manage, analyze, budget, allocate, and reconcile over 100 resident CIC and CVRC accounts. They also manage all Finance, Grants Administration, HR and Operational aspects, which includes but is not limited to – financial planning, pre/post award, compliance, event coordination, graduate program administration, recruitment, hiring, data entry and database maintenance, employee relations, benefits counseling, performance planning, training, time management and entry, immigration and tax compliance, procurement, IT (data and telephony), web site design and maintenance, risk analysis and management, core management and usage, document retention and filing, basic and advanced administrative services (advanced services based upon grant core supplement), equipment purchase and maintenance, renovations, facility management, security management, and space allocation and management.

Center Director

Coleen McNamara
Phone: 434-243-5854

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Chief Operating Officer

Paul Orange
Phone: 434-243-9442

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Sandra Saxe Senior Finance Manager
Darlene Rieckmann-Larosa Senior Finance Administrator
Amber Thacker Grants and Contracts Administrator
Angela McRay Senior Fiscal Technician
Ann Thurston Fiscal Technician
Mary Sheffer Programs Administrator
Scott Chappell Web & Database Developer
Shawn Wood CIC Administrative Coordinator