University of California, Riverside

Future Operating Model Development

Project Team

The FOM|UCPath project at UCR is overseen by campus executive sponsors and a leadership group and organization/department subject-matter experts. Project management and logistics are handled by UCR’s Project Management teams. The names are listed in alphabetical order.

UCR FOM|UCPath Executive Sponsors

Executive Sponsors champion the FOM|UCPath vision for UCR under organizational excellence. The sponsors are the decision-makers for the campus, authorizing work and resources to ensure successful project completion.

Ameae Walker, Vice Provost Academic Personnel
Maria Anguiano, Vice Chancellor Planning & Budget
Ron Coley, Vice Chancellor Business & Administrative Services

UCR FOM|UCPath Leadership Group

The Leadership Group oversees the strategy and scope of the UCR effort. They manage the transition at UCR: Handle decision-making, assign resources, resolve questions, and collaborate with the Pilot Deployment team to ensure the successful implementation of FOM|UCPath for UC Riverside

Bobbi McCracken, Associate Vice Chancellor Business & Financial Services
Charles Rowley, UCR UCPATH Pilot Director Computing & Communications
David Gracey, Director, Enterprise Application Development Computing & Communications
Jadie Lee, Associate Vice Chancellor Human Resources
Katina Napper, Assistant Vice Provost

Academic Personnel

Matt Hull, Associate Vice Chancellor

Financial Planning and Analysis

UCR FOM|UCPath Implementation Team

Functional experts that also provide input that helps steer development of the Future Operating Model and local UCR UCPath business process design and implementation

Ahmad Rahmani Director of Strategic Management PMO C&C
Alfred Karam BFS Project Manager/Functional Lead Financials
Antonette Toney Implementation Manager/Functional Lead Academic Personnel
Chris Parker Project Manager PMO C&C
Gabe Nwandu Payroll Director/Functional Lead Financials
Heidie Rhodes Implementation Manager/Functional Lead Human Resources
Josh Bright UCPath Project Manager PMO C&C
Llyle Morgan Organizational Change Manager Human Resources
Rebecca Hutchins Project Lead Human Resources
Mera Chaney Project Manager PMO C&C
Richard Vance Project Manager PMO C&C

UCR FOM|UCPath Project Team

Team with project and process design expertise to partner with core leadership, functional team and campus subject matter experts

Adelaida Diaz Business Technical Analyst PMO C&C
Alexandra Rollins  Organizational Change/Communications Training Lead Academic Personnel
Andrea Campos Business System Analyst Financials
Angelique Juarez eLearning Training Developer Human Resources
Ashish Marwah Business Analyst Academic Personnel
Brianda "Bre" Girgus UCPath Administrative Assistant Human Resources
Carol Ann Marquez Testing & Cut-Over Lead Computing & Communications
Carmela Torres Subject Matter Expert Academic Personnel
Cheryl Diermyer Principal Instructional Designer Human Resources
Christian Tchamba Business Technical Analyst PMO C&C
Dora Rubio Financial Process Trainer  Human Resources
Elizabeth Carr Business System Analyst Financials
James "Jim" Primrose Testing & Cut-Over Lead Computing & Communications
Kameron Johnson Business Analyst Academic Personnel
Kathleen Cool Principal Trainer Human Resources
LaKesha Welch Business Analyst Academic Personnel
Lora Lopez OCM Liaison Human Resources
Loretta Vandivier Communication Specialist Human Resources
Molly Parlett Business Analyst  Computing & Communications
Nimisha Lotia Business Analyst  Academic Personnel
Puja Pannu Communication Lead Human Resources
Shannon Minter Principal Business Analyst Human Resources
Sara Umali Business Analyst/SME Academic Personnel
Sherice Underwood Business Analyst/SME Academic Personnel

UCR FOM|UCPath Subject Matter Experts (SMEs)

Subject matter experts that also provide input that helps steer development of the Future Operating Model and local UCR UCPath business process design and implementation.

Adrienne Bowdan Sr. Personnel Analyst, BAS
Alissa Rackstraw Budget & Finance Analyst, BCOE
Cherysa Cortez Executive Director, Academic Senate
Deb Terao Financial & Administrative Officer, CNAS
Jackie Rodriguez Senior Financial Analyst, BAS
Jasmine Mejia Academic Personnel and Human Resources Analyst, SPP
Jennifer Rodriguez Senior Human Resources Consultant, SOM
Kathrine Fruge Financial & Administrative Manager, SOBA
Lisa Warren Payroll Coordinator, UNEX
Sherice Underwood Director, CNAS Personnel Service Center
Susan Brown Director of Academic Personnel, CHASS
Tanya Wine FAO, Econ/Poli Sci
Teresa Buchanan

Senior Academic Affairs Officer, School of Medicine

Tina Rodriguez

Benefits Lead, Human Resources

Violet Vargas 

AP Subject Matter Expert, Academic Personnel

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University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

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