Brianne LuceroSponsored Projects Specialist
Jamey CookSponsored Projects Specialist, Sr
Melissa SanchezSponsored Projects Specialist, Sr
Michael JonesSponsored Projects Specialist
Michael joined UNM in the spring of 2019. He received his Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting from Anderson School of Management and has since gained experience working in both the public and private sector. Michael has performed various compliance reviews of Government agencies, which include Custom and Borders Protection (CBP), Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), and a Statement on Standards for Attestation Engagements (SSAE) 16 Examination of the Department of Defense (DoD). Michael also holds experience in accounts receivable, accounts payable and revenue recognition.
Michelle Romero CasiasProposals and Reserach Administration Systems Manager
Michelle Casias is the Proposals & Electronic Research Administration Manager for the Office of Sponsored Projects (OSP), with the responsibility of overseeing the day-to-day operational activities of the proposal team and the Cayuse proposal submission system. Prior to joining the OSP team, she held leadership roles at the Greater Albuquerque Chamber of Commerce and the New Mexico Higher Education Department (NMHED). Prior to her role as the Director of Operations and Executive Affairs with NMHED, she worked as a Program Manager, proposing and overseeing a variety of grants through public and private entities, with research, academic and student support components. Michelle comes to OSP with extensive knowledge and experience in operations management, proposal preparation and processing, grant management, policy and procedure development, regulatory compliance, and contract negotiation and management. She has a Bachelor’s of Business Administration (B.B.A.) with a concentration on Operations Management from the Anderson School of Management at the University of New Mexico.
Nick OlsonSponsored Projects Specialist
Rachel LukesSponsored Projects Specialist
Rebecca ValdezSr. Sponsored Projects Officer, Fiscal Services Awards
Ryan SishcSponsored Projects Specialist
Shannon JaramilloSponsored Projects Specialist, Sr
Shawnee MartinezSponsored Projects Specialist, Sr
Stephanie SanchezAdministrative Assistant III
Tim WesterContract & Grant Administrator