List of Designated Signers

Below is a list of individuals that President Troy D. Paino has authorized to sign certain Administration and Finance forms, such as the Business Meal Form, for their respective administrative areas.  This identified designee may sign forms where the signature of the “President or designee” is required.

Dr. Troy D. Paino, as President (Agency Head) of University of Mary Washington, gives the following individuals the authority to sign for the President (Agency Head) in his absence for fields on forms that specifically require the President’s signature:

Dr. Jeffrey McClurken (PRESIDENT’S CABINET MEMBER), Chief of Staff, and

Mr. Paul Messplay (PRESIDENT’S CABINET MEMBER), Vice President for Administration and Finance and Chief Financial Officer

Dr. Troy D. Paino, President, gives the following individuals the authority to sign as a designated signer on his behalf for their respective administrative areas for fields on forms that require the signature of the President or designee:

Dr. Jeffrey McClurken (PRESIDENT’S CABINET MEMBER), Chief of Staff, further designates authority to:

Mr. Hall Cheshire, Chief Information Officer, to sign for Information Technologies

Mr. Paul Messplay (PRESIDENT’S CABINET MEMBER), Vice President for Administration and Finance and Chief Financial Officer, further designates authority to:

Ms. Julie Smith, Associate Vice President for Finance, to sign for Administration and Finance, and can sign any Administration and Finance Forms for the President’s Cabinet Members

Dr. Timothy O’Donnell (PRESIDENT’S CABINET MEMBER), Provost to sign for Academic Affairs, and further designates authority to:

Ms. Carolyn Parsons, Interim University Librarian, to sign for the Library

Dr. Keith Mellinger, Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, to sign for the College of Arts and Science

Mr. Jerry Slezak, Director of Digital Learning Support, to sign for Digital Learning Support and the Digital Knowledge Center

Mr. Scott H. Harris, Executive Director of University Museums, to sign for the James Monroe Museum and Memorial Library and the Gari Melchers Home and Studio

Mr. Michael Hubbard, Campus Director of the UMW Dahlgren Campus Center for Education and Research, to sign for the Dahlgren Campus

Dr. Peter Kelly, Dean of the College of Education, to sign for the College of Education

Mr. Ken Machande, Interim Dean of the College of Business, to sign for the College of Business, and further designated signing authority to:

Mr. Brian Baker, Executive Director of the Center for Economic Development, to sign for the Center of Economic Development and the Small Business Development Center

Ms. Kimberly Young, Associate Provost for Career and Workforce, to sign for Continuing and Professional Education and Center for Career and Professional Development

Dr. Shavonne Shorter  (PRESIDENT’S CABINET MEMBER), Associate Provost for Equity and Inclusion and Chief Diversity Officer, to sign for the Office of Title IX and Office of Disability Resources

Ms. Melissa Yakabouski, Dean of Admissions and Associate Vice President, to sign for Admissions

Dr. Juliette Landphair (PRESIDENT’S CABINET MEMBER), Vice President for Student Affairs, further designates signing authority to:

Mr. Dave FlemingAssistant Vice President and Dean for Residence Life and Housing, to sign for students’ travel and students’ business meals that are funded by ARH and/or individual residence halls and for the Office of Student Conduct and Responsibility

Ms. Melissa Jones, Associate Vice President and Dean for Students, to sign for Student Activities and Engagement, Campus Recreation and New Student Programs, as well as students’ travel and students’ business meals that are funded by Student Activities, and further designates signing authority to:

Ms. Sandrine Sutphin, Director of Student Activities and Engagement, to sign for students’ travel and students’ business meals that are funded by Student Activities

Ms. Kelly Shannon, Director of Campus Recreation and Fitness Center, to sign for students’ travel and students’ business meals that are funded by Campus Recreation

Dr. Marion Sanford, Assistant Vice President and Director of Multicultural Affairs to sign for students’ travel and students’ business meals that are funded by the Multicultural Center

Mr. Michael Hall, Chief of Police, to sign for UMW Police and Public Safety

Mr. Patrick Catullo, Athletic Director, to sign for all of Athletics

Ms. Catherine Turcotte (PRESIDENT’S CABINET MEMBER), Vice President for Advancement, to sign for Advancement