Contact Us

General Accounting

For general accounting, financial reporting and inquiries, email General Accounting Inquiry.

For new account, fund code setup and inquiries, email Account Fund Request.

For journal entry requests and inquiries, email UMSO Journal Entry


For general questions related to MMARS or specific transaction such as fringe, chargebacks, or capital ISAs, email MMARS and ISA Inquiries.

Finance Security Access

For access to finance applications (PeopleSoft, Summit, BuyWays, and Effort Certification), MMARS and inquiries, email UMSO Fin Security.

Accounts Payable

For accounts payable, invoicing, Digital Mail Room, vendors, payments and inquiries, email Invoices

Travel, Expenses & Procard

For employee travel reimbursement and Procard reallocations/audit and inquiries, email Travel and Procard Inquiry.

Asset Management

For fixed asset purchases, tagging, receiving, physical inventory, operating leases and inquiries, email Asset Management Inquiry

Grants Management

For grant award setup/amendments, grant budget changes, Single Audit, effort certification and general grant inquiries, email UMSO Award Setup.

For grant sponsor setup/maintenance and inquiries, email Sponsors.

For non-grant customer setup/maintenance, non-grant speedtypes/projects and inquiries, email Customer Requests.


For payroll related inquiries such as pay check calculations, taxes, retro or additional pay, email Payroll Inquiries.

Staff Listing

Barbara Cevallos
Assistant Vice President and University Controller
(617) 287-6017

Nicole Tirella
Associate Controller
(774) 455-7136

Holly Wang
Associate Controller
(774) 455-7854

Lynne Ferrell
Director of Accounts Payable
(774) 455-7545

Lindsey Elworthy
Financial Reporting Manager
(774) 455-7542

Virginia Maki
Grants Manager
(774) 455-7528

Paula Cassanelli
Accounting Analyst
(774) 455-7526

Liane Hatch
Financial Analyst
(774) 455-7544

Jade Yacino
Accounting Analyst & MMARS Liaison
(774) 455-7131

Deirdre Delaney
Financial Analyst II
(774) 455-7530

Christina Flagg
Assistant Payroll Manager
(774) 455-7579

Jennifer Zelent
Payroll Analyst
(774) 455-7596