Project Teams

Kuali Coeus oversight, especially the transition from Coeus to Kuali Coeus, has been a campuswide effort managed through several teams. Current members of the Working Group/Project Team, Testing Group, Website Content Management Group, and Training Development Group are listed below. Membership is by invitation/appointment. Thanks to all who have participated since project initiation!

Kuali Coeus Project Leader:
Dennis Paffrath, Assistant Vice President, Sponsored Programs Administration

Leadership Team:
Doug Bowser (CITS)
Janet Simons (ORD)

Working Group/Project Team

Reviews and makes recommendations regarding the Kuali Coeus system including functions, roles, security, and workflow. Reviews and makes recommendations regarding the transition to and implementation of updates to Kuali Coeus including business processes, data conversion, reporting, and training.

Danielle Brown (SPA)
Jeanne Galvin-Clarke (SPA)
Susan Hobbs (SOM)
Colin Hunter (ORD)
Amy LaFevers (SPAC)
Jeffrey Leber (SOD)
Ramona Parker (SSW)
Steven Pease (SON)
Maggi Smith (CITS)
Alicia Walters (SOP)
Song Yu (SOM)

Testing Group

Tests all aspects of Kuali Coeus. Identifies potential problems, changes to procedures, and issues for training. Tests any UMB modifications to Kuali Coeus. Tests upgrades to Kuali Coeus.

James Bao (CITS)
Danielle Brown (SPA)
Ken Fahnestock (SOM)
Jeanne Galvin-Clarke (SPA)
Debbie Griffith (SPA)
Amy LaFevers (SPAC)
Tamara Lucas (SOM)
Evets Morgan (SOM)
Ramona Parker (SSW)
Steven Pease (SON)
Maggi Smith (CITS)
Yan Sun (SOM)
Alicia Walters (SOP)
Emily Welty (SOM)
Song Yu (SOM)

Training Development Workgroup

Works with CITS Enterprise Training to develop and maintain training and tutorials especially for new Kuali Coeus users including approvers. Develops resources for current users.

Christine Eder (SOM)
Jeanne Galvin-Clarke (SPA)
Joan Kanner (SPA)
Maggi Smith (CITS)
Amanda Snyder (SPA)

Website Content Management Workgroup

Organizes and recommends content for the Kuali Coeus website.

Jeanne Galvin-Clarke (SPA)
Amanda Snyder (SPA)
Greg Sorensen (SPA)