Project Team

CRM and ERP Project Steering Committee

Members of the CRM and ERP project steering committee meet once a month to provide:

  • Strategic guidance on overall implementation
  • Priorities, policy and direction, including contract compliance, budget and allocation of organizational resources
  • Informed decisions to facilitate efficient and effective software implementation

Steering Committee Members:

  • Tai Arnold – interim vice provost for academic administration (co-sponsor, Banner; sponsor, CRM Advise)
  • Clayton Steen – vice president for enrollment management (sponsor, CRM Recruit)
  • Christopher Markham, associate vice president and chief information officer (co-sponsor, Banner)
  • Joe Garcia – executive vice president, Administration
  • Nathan Gonyea – interim dean, School for Graduate Studies
  • Nikki Shrimpton – dean of academic services
  • Michael Mancini – chief of staff, Office of the President
  • Mark Claverie – director of enterprise architecture and applications
  • Pam Enser – registrar
  • Chris Jackson - director of decision support
  • Walter William - vice president of advancement

Non-voting Members:

Non-voting members will provide functional thought leadership as functional office subject-matter experts.

  • Kay Watkins – director for project management
  • Michelle Fountaine – director for financial aid
  • Michelle Paine – assistant director of enterprise data
  • Jennifer D’Agostino – senior director for admissions
  • Theresa Vamvalis – interim senior manager for enrollment performance management and senior assistant to the VPEM, OEM CRM project manager
  • Dave Gumbiner – Ellucian senior director of project management
  • Becky Palmieri – director of business services
  • Jon Decker – assistant director for student accounts
  • Katie Usher - CRM project manager
  • Melissa AkerleyMeadows - Ellucian project manager CRM Advance
  • Vicki Schaake - director of advancement services
  • Toby Tobrocke - director of development
  • Kristin FitzSimons - interim director of SIC
  • Lisa D'Adamo-Weinstein - dean of student affairs

Please email the committee with questions or thoughts throughout the implementation process.


Questions? Feedback?

The project team welcomes your feedback as we advance through this transformative conversion.