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Claire Strickland
Assistant Vice President of Financial & Budget Services
Telephone: 207-581-1593

Senior administrative officer in charge of current budgetary operations.  Responsible for activities in support of budgeting, financial analysis and financial management functions.  Serves as chief budget officer for the UMaine campus, acting as the primary liaison with campus division and unit managers, actively engaging them in their budget planning, training and development.

Alicia Wyman
Director of Budget & Business Services

Telephone: 207-581-1573

Assists with all aspects of budget development, including the preparation and maintenance of the Educational and General (E&G) and Auxiliary budgets of the University of Maine.  Provides day-to-day support for the above and for the Budget Control System.  Establishes, implements and maintains fiscal management and accounting procedures in compliance with University System Guidelines.   Provides analytical support for budget projects and performs financial analysis of E&G and Auxiliary Enterprise accounts.  Helps facilitate the year-end closing of accounts, including the coordination with internal and external auditors.  In addition, has responsibility for department operations in the Director’s absence.

Mary Jane Peterson
Director of Financial Business Analytics

Telephone: 207-581-1532

Paula Shannon
Senior Budget Analyst

Telephone: 207-581-1542

Sharon Buchanan
Multi-Media and Communications Specialist

Telephone: 207-581-1572

Beth Morin
Administrative Support Supervisor

Telephone: 207-581-1552

Provides day-to-day support for the Director as well as; Accounts Payable system, Wire Transfers, Foreign Bank Drafts, Travel Agency authorizations and Off-Campus Workstudy invoicing. When necessary, processes Adjustment Vouchers and IDO’s. Also reviews and maintains IRS 1099 coding of payments.


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