Finance and Administration

Finance and Administration


Our team is responsible for providing financial and administrative leadership and assistance to the MCV Campus in the areas of:

  • Finance, Budget Development and Administration
  • Strategic Planning and SCHEV Six Year Planning
  • Institutional Data Reporting and Benchmarking
  • Financial and Operational Database Development
  • Internal Control
  • Human Resources
  • Academic Operations
  • Predictive Analytics/Forecasting
  • Primary liaison with the VCU Health System
  • Primary liaison with the MCV Foundation

Senior Associate Vice President for Health Sciences, Finance and Administration

Jay Bonfili
Jay Bonfili, M.P.A.

Senior Associate Vice President for Health Sciences - Finance and Administration

Jay Bonfili is the VCU Senior Associate Vice President for Health Sciences - Finance and Administration at Virginia Commonwealth University. The Senior Associate VP has financial and administrative responsibility for all the schools within health sciences. Additionally, the Senior Associate VP serves as VCU's health sciences administrative liaison with our partner Health System.

Phone: (804) 828-9772
Fax: (804) 828-8003
Email: jbonfili@vcu.edu

Team

jean-chen
Jean J. Chen, M.S.

Director, Information Technology

Web-based Database Development and Management
Webmaster

Phone: (804) 827-9988
Fax: (804) 828-8001
Email: jjchen@vcu.edu

Cindy Cull
Trescinda L. Cull

Director, Budgets and Financial Reporting

Health Science budget development, management of the Higher Education Equipment Trust Fund (HEETF) allocations; liaison with central administration, VCU Budget Office, VCU Controller, MCV Foundation for fiscal matters; develop and maintain campus specific financial information systems; oversight of budget and financial transactions, Agency Risk Management and Internal Controls Standards (ARMICS) coordinator; training and assistance to Health Sciences fiscal administrators and financial staff; fiscal management for the Office of the Vice President for Health Sciences.

Phone: (804) 828-5103
Fax: (804) 828-8001
Email: tlcull@vcu.edu

shirley farrar
Shirley B. Farrar

Assistant Director, Finance
Executive Administrative Assistant

Shirley Farrar is the Fiscal Administrator for units in the Office of the Vice President for Health Sciences.  She is responsible for coordinating the Agency Risk Management and Internal Controls Standards (ARMICS) reporting, and serves as the Fixed Assets Custodian, and Timekeeper. She is the primary contact for scheduling meetings with Jay Bonfili, Dr. Kevin Harris and Trecinda Cull.

Phone: (804) 828-9775
Fax: (804) 828-8001
Email: sbfarrar@vcu.edu

kevin harris
Kevin Harris, PhD, MSA

Associate Vice President for Strategic Initiatives and Engagement

Dr. Kevin Harris is the Associate Vice President for Strategic Initiatives and Engagement in the Office of the Senior Vice President for Health Sciences. He has operational responsibility for providing leadership towards advancing the health sciences academic mission. Specific focus areas include diversity policy and programs, student access and inclusion, disability and academic support services, community engagement, and enhancing campus climate.

Phone: (804) 827-2087
Fax: (804) 828-8001
Email: kaharris@vcu.edu

Jessica Hill
Jessica Hill, M.Ed, SPHR, SHRM-SCP

Executive Director, Human Resources

Jess Hill serves as the Executive Director of Human Resources for the Office of the Senior Vice President for Health Sciences. In this role, she provides HR guidance and leadership to both the VP’s office and to the schools/units on the VCU Health Sciences campus. Areas of oversight include general HR administration; faculty recruitment; employment contracts; compensation actions; affiliate appointments; faculty retirement programs; faculty emeriti appointments; Board of Visitors reports/actions pertaining to health sciences faculty; HR and/or faculty policy review; employee relations; etc.

Phone: (804) 828-9776
Fax: (804) 828-8003
Email: jshill2@vcu.edu

Alison Kennedy Jones, Ed.D., MPA

Associate Vice President, Health Sciences Academic Operations

Phone: (804) 827-2080
Fax: (804) 828-8003
Email: akjones@vcu.edu

Elizabeth Micalizzi, MBA, PMP, CCRP

Director, Strategic Projects and Integrated Technology, Office of the Senior Vice President for Health Sciences
and Administrative Director, Center for Interprofessional Education and Collaboration

Elizabeth Micalizzi, MBA, PMP, CCRP is the Director of Strategic Projects and Integrated Technology in the Office of the Senior Vice President for Health Sciences, and the Administrative Director for the VCU Center for Interprofessional Education and Collaborative Care.  Ms. Micalizzi brings almost 20 years professional history in the academic medical center in undergraduate, graduate and continuing medical education, instructional development, multi-media design, as well as complex project management in health sciences and integrated techhnology in clinical research.

Phone: (804) 827-9964
Email: eamicalizzi@vcu.edu