Vision Statement:

The University Budget Office will be an innovative, inclusive, and adaptive leader, providing informed, transparent, and integrated financial solutions to help Penn State achieve its mission and strategic goals.

Mission Statement:

As effective stewards of the university budget, we provide financial oversight, planning, and management in a reliable, collaborative, and responsive manner for Penn State and its external constituents.

University Budget Officer

Name Role Email Address
Mary Lou Ortiz University Budget Officer

Budget Team

Name Role Email Address
Andrew Reisinger University Budget Director
Jon Hartzler Budget Specialist
Mark Mingle Budget Analyst
Raymond Shirey Budget Analyst
Daniel Smith Budget Specialist

Information Technology Team

Name Role Email Address
Richard Heininger Director of Information Technology
Lisa Green Programmer/Analyst
Paul Liadis Database Specialist
Cheryl Murphy Programmer/Analyst
Jodi Rice Information Technology Specialist

Strategic Budget Approach Initiative (SBAI) Team

Name Role Email Address
Lindsey Droz Project Manager
Toni Vollano-Morrison Marketing Communication Specialist

Administrative Support Team

Name Role Email Address
Patricia Tarbay Executive Assistant
Denise Maines Administrative Support Assistant
Brenda McDowell Administrative Support Assistant

Office of the President - Financial Team

Name Role Email Address
Tiffany Cunningham Financial Officer
Natalie Moore Financial Coordinator

SIMBA Project Management Office

Name Role Email Address
Julie Bressler Reporting Lead
Jody Heckman Budget-Funds Management Lead