Portrait of Carla Ho'a

Carla Ho'a named chief financial officer

Dec. 10, 2019

Executive vice chancellor and chief operating officer Kelly Fox announced the appointment of Carla Ho'a as chief financial officer (CFO) effective December 9, 2019. She will continue to oversee CU Boulder's Finance and Business Strategy organization. Ho'a has worked in higher education administration for over 20 years. Some of her...

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ODA's Alex Viggio receives a CU Boulder employee of the year award

Nov. 20, 2019

Alex Viggio was one of four CU Boulder staffers honored with the annual Chancellor’s Employee of the Year Award. The award is presented to CU Boulder staff in recognition of and appreciation for exceptional job performance and remarkable contributions to the campus community. Viggio leads the Faculty Information System (FIS)...

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Parking Services hosting Food 4 Fines community food drive

Nov. 6, 2019

Faculty, staff and students who have unpaid CU Boulder parking citations issued before Nov. 1, 2019, will be able to pay their citations with canned food, contributing to the community. To participate, please visit: https://www.colorado.edu/pts/citations/food-fines-returns .

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Laura Ragin announces retirement

Oct. 3, 2019

Carla Ho'a, deputy chief financial officer, has announced the retirement of Laura Ragin as assistant vice chancellor and controller, effective May 31, 2020. Ragin began her career at CU Boulder in 2005 as the director of Accounting and Business Support, moving into the controller role in February 2012 and ultimately...

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Announcing the FBS Fellows program

Sept. 11, 2019

Finance and Business Strategy (FBS) is excited to announce the launch of the FBS Fellows program, an eight-month professional development partnership program for FBS staff. This program is designed to: Provide a structured opportunity to connect colleagues in FBS and deepen their understanding of the work across FBS domains Foster...

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Fall 2019 coffee and the campus budget sessions

Sept. 10, 2019

This October, Deputy Chief Financial Officer Carla Ho'a and Executive Vice Provost for Academic Resource Management Ann Schmiesing are hosting an inside-the-campus view of how CU Boulder is financed, and the challenges and opportunities we face as an institution. This event is open to CU Boulder faculty, staff and students...

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Spielman joins as new chief data strategy and analytics officer

Aug. 12, 2019

Carla Ho'a, deputy chief financial officer, named Seth Spielman as chief data strategy and analytics officer, effective August 12, 2019. In this role Spielman will oversee the Office of Data Analytics (ODA). ODA serves the CU Boulder community through survey design, reporting, predictive analytics and the building of applications that...

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Tomich announces departure from FIS; Viggio named interim leader

June 21, 2019

Liz Tomich, senior executive director of Faculty Information System (FIS), will be departing CU Boulder to pursue another career opportunity, effective July 1, 2019. Tomich has been a vital member of the FIS team for over 21 years, overseeing the development and release of multiple FIS products and services that...

Tricia Furlong holding the 2019 “Coach of the Year” award

Parking Services’ Tricia Furlong named 2019 coach of the year by CU Recreation Services

June 11, 2019

Each year, the CU Boulder Rec Center presents awards to outstanding Sport Club athletes, teams, and coaches. Tricia Furlong--a Customer Services Specialist at Parking Services--received the 2019 “Coach of the Year” award. Furlong coaches the Swim and Dive club which recently finished second at nationals. All of the awards announcements...

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Faculty Information System joins ODA

May 23, 2019

On May 1, Faculty Information System (FIS), which historically reported through the Office of Faculty Affairs, joined the Office of Data Analytics (ODA). FIS is a small team of experts that focus on faculty information, including appointments, tenure review, sabbatical eligibility, professional and outreach activities, research interests, honors received, and...