Position changes within Disbursements and Financial Information Management

Congratulations to Meghann Grove, Denise McDearmon, Jennifer Roltgen, and Lea Erickson as they are appointed to new roles. See below for the official announcements:

I am please to announce the appointment of:

  •  Meghann Grove to the Position of Disbursements Finance Associate Director – Travel and Card
    • Meghann started in the Division of Business Services Travel and Card team in 2007. In May 2021 she became the Interim Travel and Card Financial Manager.
  • Denise McDearmon to the Position of Disbursements Finance Associate Director – AP Administration
    • Denise started at UW Madison in 2016 as a part of Disbursements Accounts Payable. She became the interim Disbursements AP Administration Financial Manager in December 2019.
  • Jennifer Roltgen to the Position of Disbursements Finance Associate Director – AP Audit
    • Jennifer has been serving as the Disbursements AP Audit Financial Manager since 2015.

Please join me in welcoming Meghann, Denise and Jennifer to their new roles.

Liv Goff
P2P Project team
Director of Disbursements
UW Madison Business Services

I am very pleased to announce that Lea Erickson has accepted the position of Director of Financial Information Management in the Division of Business Services. Lea has been serving as the interim in this role since November 2021. Prior to serving in the interim capacity Lea was the Assistant Director of Financial Reporting, Analysis, and Systems. She has been with UW–Madison since 2013 and is a graduate of UW–La Crosse.

In her capacity as the Director of Financial Information Management, Lea will oversee the following units:

  • Financial Reporting, Analysis, and Systems
  • Gift Management
  • Cash Management
  • Property Control
  • Non-Sponsored Accounts Receivable and Billings
  • Tax Compliance

There are many new initiatives underway in these units and I am very pleased that Lea will be leading the efforts in these areas. Please join me on congratulating Lea on this well-deserved promotion.

David L. Murphy
Associate Vice Chancellor for Finance