Key reports in Finance and Operations

Business Operations

Shannon Dunn, Director
Tel: 250.807.9102

The Business Operations portfolio oversees Student Housing, Food ServicesConferences and AccommodationParking Services and the Bookstore.

Campus Operations and Risk Management

Shelley Kayfish, Director
Tel: 250.807.8621

Campus Operations and Risk Management is a diverse portfolio consisting of Campus SecurityCentral Receiving and Mail ServicesFacilities Management and Health, Safety & Environment.

Campus Planning

Ben Johnson, Director
Tel: 250-807-8901

The Campus Planning department is responsible for leading and managing the Okanagan campus’ planning functions including long and short-term planning, capital program planning, public realm, municipal infrastructure, operational sustainability, transportation planning and community engagement.


Carri Lawrence, Director of Finance Operations
Tel: 250.807.8810

Finance Operations is responsible for the administration of financial operations; including payroll, grant and contract financial management, and purchasing and paying for goods and services; and developing strategies that support the mission of the university through meticulous stewardship of the university’s resources. We focus on continuous improvement of business processes/practices and support faculty, staff and student employees by providing advice and training on financial activities and initiatives.

The Integrated Renewal Program (IRP) will provide a system wide transformation of the existing Student Information System (SIS).

The Integrated Service Centre (ISC) was created to support and improve our use of Workday and related products and services.

Valerie Nichol, Director of Integrated Planning and Chief Budget Officer
Tel: 250.807.8256

Finance oversees management reporting, financial advice, and finance training for the campus. The portfolio also provides oversight for the Payroll, Procurement and Supply Management services for the campus community. Finance is also responsible for supporting the University’s mission through long range financial planning and effective resource allocation strategies.

Infrastructure Development

Aaron Mogerman, Director
Tel: 250.807.8607

The Infrastructure Development department is responsible for leading and managing the campus’ infrastructure development function, which includes the project services, design, construction, renewal and renovation of campus facilities and physical infrastructure.

IT, Media and Classroom Services

Todd Zimmerman, Associate Director of IT Engagement Services
Tel: 250.807.9979

Anthony Knezevic, Associate Director of IT Service Delivery
Tel: 250.807.9015

IT, Media and Classroom Services is the IT service provider for the Okanagan campus, providing core network services, support for faculty and staff computing environment, video & media production, and teaching and learning spaces on campus.  Please visit our webpage for a full list of services.