Controller’s Office Staff Directory

Controller’s Office Staff Directory

Tressa Constantineau Ries

Administrative Assistant

  • General Controller’s Office inquiries.
  • Administrative assistant to the Controller

Controller’s Office
1500 Illinois St, Golden, CO 80401
Guggenheim 224
Fax: (303)-273-3278


General Accounting

Lisa Landry
Deputy Controller
(303) 273-3279

Judith Bernhard
Sales Tax Accountant
(303) 384-2304

Matt Roach
Plant Fund Accountant
(303) 273-3679

  • Capital projects and related transfer entries including fabricated equipment

Sharon Schwab
Financial Reporting and Tax Manager
(303) 273-3272

Kwang Cho
Senior Accountant

  • Responsible for Chart of Account maintenance, Mines Endowment accounting, and general Banner Finance training and support

Ann Hourihan
Grant Accountant ISSV

Accounting Manager

  • Accounts Payable, Travel, Credit Cards, T.E.M., Redistributions

Shared Services

Mane Poghosyan
Shared Services Manager

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Kayla Harshman

Nicole Horton

  • Inquiries related to credit cards (P Card, One Card, Event Card, Mines Travel Card), wire transfers, credit card allocations in T.E.M. (Travel and Expense Management System)



Christine Stuart Tolford
(303) 273-3274 /

  • Inquiries related to all travel reimbursements including processing in T.E.M. (Travel and Expense Management System) and the Ghost Card allocations with the travel agencies


Michelle Barta

          • Cash receipts, Petty cash, Change fund, Cash box, Student tuition and fee contracts

Maxine Castillo
Student Loan Officer

Leila Ekbatani
Staff Accountant

Kevin Bratcher

Financial Data Management

Mark Jones
Financial Data Manager

          • Financial systems maintenance, IDC reporting, Banner Access requests, and Financial Reports

Donnie Persichitte
Financial Systems Specialist


Janice Lander
Payroll Operations Manager

          • Payroll including pay discrepancies, deductions, taxes, timesheets

Suzanne Bratcher
Lead Payroll Specialist

          • Inquiries related to all payroll transactions


Cynthia Kerr
Payroll Operations Technician

Michelle Wareham
Payroll Operations Technician