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Business Office



Chief Administrative Officer

Anne Footer



Financial matters, contract and grant administration, funding actions, and overall functions of proposal processing and maintenance of record databases are handled through the Contracts and Grants and Accounting Offices.


MPL Business Officer

Irene Xavier


Fund Managers

Tiffany Donnelley (Plengsangtip)​

Janessa Goncalves

Daniel Gunderson 

Debi Pollard 

Linda Sawyer


Recharges and Billing

Jill Lonsdale - Recharge Manager


Fiscal Assistant

Angela Douglas



Any travel arrangements including computing and the preparation of reimbursement vouchers and expense accounts are handled by the travel office.

BethAnn Clausen (Spiess Hall)

Heather Fryling (Isaacs Hall & MESOM)

Beverly Kennedy (Ritter Hall & Vaughan Hall)

Eva Friedlander (Keck/OAR Building & Nierenberg Hall)

Sienna Thomas (Ritter Hall, Isaacs Hall, Keck/OAR)



MPL provides support for procurement for all supplies and equipment for fabrications and technical support. All support is provided for the preparation, packing and monitoring of outgoing domestic and foreign shipments, as well as hazmat and customs clearance, inventory coordination, and the delivery of incoming shipments.  For purchase requests, please email

Annastaccia Gibaud  - Purchasing Administrator

Martha Flores - Purchasing and Shipping Coordinator

Leticia Harrison - Purchasing Coordinator



All aspects of recruitment, employment and separations, new employee orientation, compensation/classification, employee relations, and labor relations at MPL are handled through the MPL Human Resources Office.  For general HR questions please email

Earline Delos Santos - HR and Academic Personnel Manager (Academic reviews, leaves & sabbatical requests, H-1B Visas, PR etc.)

Tina Nguyen - HR Generalist II (Staff HR, Recruitment, Contract and Short-term exception appointments, Reclassifications, STAR Awards, etc.), Visiting Scholars, and Postdoctoral Scholars

Colleen Leach - HR Assistant (Timekeeping, Payroll, Separations, Leave Accrual, Service Awards, Employee Benefits and Leaves, Graduate Students, Volunteers, Summer Intern Employment, Undergrad Employment and Visiting Graduate Students)



Full technical support for MPL computer operations. Help with establishing computer accounts, virus protection, email, hardware and software problems are provided.

Rob Renstrom (Scripps IT Services)



Visitor and badge requests are handled by our security office.  Learn more about our Security Requirements and Clearances or contact our Facility Security Officer.