Business Office Staff

Lisa Wimmenauer

Lisa Wimmenauer

Associate Director
wimmenauerl@missouri.edu
(573)882-7254

Primary responsibility for contracting and real estate activities for MU. Leverages an excess of 30 years of University experience to provides support to departments throughout campus in establishing business and entrepreneurial activities while providing leadership in the areas of conflict of interest, compliance, and mediation. Serves as the staff representative to the UM Retirement and Staff Benefits Committee.

Kenneth Finley

Kenneth Finley

Contracts Administrator
finleyk@missouri.edu
(573)882-7254

Responsible for all aspects of contract processing. Reviews all types of contractual agreements including consulting, leases, hotel, performance and temporary use of facilities (to name a few) to ensure compliance with the University's delegations of authority, University regulations and policies along with applicable laws. Ken also is involved with the campus Radiation Safety Committee which is responsible for safe handling of radioactive materials on campus according to NRC regulations.

Casey Forbis

Casey Forbis

Project Specialist
forbisc@missouri.edu
(573)882-5508

Responsible for assisting in administering contract processing for campus and related activities, providing expertise to faculty and staff regarding contracts process and compliance issues. She also plans and facilitates emergency planning activities on behalf of Administrative Services and assists with other special projects to support the University's missions.

Ashley Pierce

Ashley Pierce

Administrative Assistant
pierceas@missouri.edu
(573)882-7243

As the contracts assistant support is provided to Lisa Wimmenauer and Ken Finley in reviewing/processing all the contracts for the MU campus including the Medical School, SHP, and Nursing departments. Review and coordination facilitates the processing of contracts through the various steps. Superior customer service is provided to Business Services, UM Management Services, Legal Counsel's Office, Accounting Services, and various University of Missouri departments. If you have questions about a contract or the contract process she's the person to call!