Deborah Esparza St. Louis

Reviews, coordinates, and monitors activity related to grant and contract offers from Federal and State government, industry, and other sponsors. Negotiates and accepts incoming agreements and contracts. Processes agreements and contracts in preparation for account setup. Processes OPAS requests. Serves as back-up to Assistant Director in her absence. Provides guidance on proposal preparation, including the review of proposal budgets and budget justifications, full proposals for completeness and compliance with sponsor requirements and University policies, and submission of final proposals to sponsor.