Divisional Finance Leaders

Welcome to our Divisional Finance Leaders resource page where campus faculty and staff can identify their Divisional Finance Leaders and our Divisional Finance Leaders have access to the tools they need to get their work done.

The Divisional Finance Leader (DFL) develops and implements their division's budget process, advises their leadership team on key budgetary decisions, and serves as an advocate for the needs and priorities of their division. Read more.

Find a DFL


Elena Wen Jiang

Greg Falkner (interim)

CFO for Vice Chancellor, Administration

Finance Director



Academic & Space Planning Jules Freedman Coordinator of Budget and Administration jjf1@berkeley.edu
Berkeley Art Museum & Pacific Film Archive Eric Gillet Financial Analyst gillet@berkeley.edu
Berkeley Law

Shivani Bhatia

Assistant Dean and Chief Financial Officer


Cal Performances Christine Owen

Finance Analyst Supervisor

College of Environmental Design Susan Retta Department Manager, Divisional Finance Leader skretta@berkeley.edu
College of Chemistry

Carla Arendez

Interim Divisional Finance Leader


College of Engineering Dat Le Assistant Dean, Finance & Administration dat@berkeley.edu
College of Natural Resources Lee Borrowman Assistant Dean, Administration and Finance ltaj@berkeley.edu
Computing, Data Science, & Society Caressa Mulder Senior Financial Analyst cmulder@berkeley.edu
Equity & Inclusion  Vacant N/A vcei@berkeley.edu
Finance Kevin Mack Financial Planning, Analysis, & Engagement kevinkmack@berkeley.edu
Goldman School of Public Policy Merle Hancock Chief Financial Officer mah@berkeley.edu
Graduate Division Kirsten Kirkpatrick Financial Analyst kirstenk@berkeley.edu
Graduate School of Education Maya Woodson Turman Chief Financial Officer and Assistant Dean of Finance and Planning mwoodson@berkeley.edu
Haas School of Business Loretta Ezeife

Chief Financial Officer

Intercollegiate Athletics Thomas Lowry CFO thomaslowry@berkeley.edu
L&S Arts & Humanities Kris Leonardo Financial Analyst kcleonardo@berkeley.edu
L&S Biological Sciences Heidi Wagner Assistant Dean for Finance and Administration hwagner@berkeley.edu
L&S Core Zulfat Mathers Financial Analyst zmathers@berkeley.edu
L&S Math & Physical Sciences Wanda Nieters Assistant Dean for Finance and Administration wnieters@berkeley.edu
L&S Social Sciences Holli Griffin Strauss Assistant Dean, Administration and Finance holli@berkeley.edu
L&S Undergraduate Division Rebecca Sablo Assistant Dean, Administration and Finance rsablo@berkeley.edu
Office of the Chancellor Tim O'Connor Director, Finance and Business Services timoconnor@berkeley.edu
Office of the EVCP & Academic Senate Jules Freedman Coordinator of Budget and Administration jjf1@berkeley.edu
Office of the Faculty Yasya Goretsky Program Manager yasyavg@berkeley.edu
Research, Policy, Planning & Administration David Castellanos Budget Director dcastell@berkeley.edu
School of Information

Angela Chang 

Finance Manager


School of Journalism Charlotte Hryse Finance Manager chryse@berkeley.edu
School of Optometry Luis Ruiz

Director of Financial Planning and Analysis

School of Public Health Denise Cronin Director of Education Operations cronin@berkeley.edu
School of Social Welfare Dana Kowalski Assistant Dean of Administration & Finance dana.kowalski@berkeley.edu
Student Affairs

Kate Steiner

Chief Financial Officer


Summer Session & Study Abroad Moon Jang-Shinn Chief Administrative Officer mshinn@berkeley.edu
UC Library Heidi Hallett Director of Finance and Business Services hhallett@berkeley.edu
Undergraduate Education Indu Tandon

Director of Finance, Undergraduate Education

University Extension

Saeideh Popal

Director of Finance saeideh.popal@berkeley.edu
University Development & Alumni Relations Nicole Cernok Director of Financial Planning and Analysis nicole.cernok@berkeley.edu