Staff Directory

We look forward to helping you acquire the materials, resources, and services you need to keep Rutgers University running efficiently.

If you have questions about our procedures, from procurement to purchase, please be sure to check our Frequently Asked Questions.

Rutgers University–New Brunswick

33 Knightsbridge Road
Piscataway, NJ 08854
Phone: 848-932-4375
Fax: 732-445-3306
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Procurement Services Administration

Nimish Patel, Associate Vice President-Procurement, and Chief Procurement Officer 848-932-2909

           Maritza Castillo, Executive Assistant      848-932-2921 

David Fenkel, Acting Director, Purchasing and Strategic Sourcing      848-932-2926

Andrea Lacy-Wilson, Administrative Analyst IV     848-932-0041 

Patricia Romano, Administrative Assistant    848-932-0045 

 Kimberly Satnowski, Budget and Operations Manager     848-932-2927 

Sonya Alston, Administrative Assistant     848-932-0033 

Ruth Ann Cooper, Secretary 1      848-932-2922 

Information Technology Purchasing Team

The buying category of Information Technology computer hardware/software, web design services, and several others.

Lisa Leonardi, Category Manager     848.932.2911 

Jo-Ann Terry-Fails, Senior Category Analyst     848-932-0055 

Carol Lynne Inman, Senior Category Analyst     848-932-0056 

Gary Willan, Senior Category Analyst      848-932-2913 

Professional  and General Services Purchasing Team

The Professional and General Services team handles the buying categories for both Professional Services and Business Services.  The Team assists with the engagement of an independent contractor or company that provides infrequent, technical, or specialized services to Rutgers, as well as the purchase of supplies needed to run your division or office.

Kathryn Kuhnert, Category Manager     848-932-2931 

Maryse Bloom, Senior Category Analyst

Dennis DeMarino, Senior Category Analyst     848-932-0029 

Danielle LaSalle, Senior  Category Analyst     848-932-0030

Yvonne Miranda, Senior Category Analyst     848-932-2928 

Sara Vecchio, Senior Category Analyst     848-932-2915 

Facilities Buying Team

The buying category of Facilities includes goods and services related to the physical infrastructure of Rutgers.

Michael Dunn, Category Manager     848-932-0035 

Frank Cocilovo, Senior Category Analyst      848-932-2917 

Dennis Fountain, Senior Category Analyst      848-932-2934 

Cindy Johnson, Category Analyst      848-932-0040 

Research/Scientific Purchasing Team

The Research and Scientific buying team is responsible for purchasing commodities such as animal products, laboratory equipment and supplies, and many others.

Susan Ryan, Strategic Sourcing Manager   848-932-0021

Eleanor Castillo-Bullock, Category Analyst     848-932-2924 

Marcela Crisetti, Senior Category Analyst      848-932-0036 

Giovanna DiGuglielmo, Senior Category Analyst     848-932-2929 

Contract Management

Amy Drag, Contract Analyst

Phyllis Deal, Contract Administrator     848-932-0059 

Craig Mracek, Contract Administrator     848-932-0043 

William Rugg, Contract Administrator   848-932-0064

Diane Yourcheck, Contract Administrator     848-932-0042

Accounts Payable

Our Accounts Payable department processes invoices to vendors for goods and services received by departments and units throughout the university, and handles non-payroll payments to faculty, staff, and students.

David Amador, Manager     848-445-4674
Gary Kucsan, Manager     848-932-0087
Nydia Laureano, Supervisor     848-445-6316
Anne Remeta, Supervisor     848-445-2717

Travel & Expense Management

Travel and Expense Management helps Rutgers community members arrange business travel and get reimbursed for travel expenses.

Anne Gutsick, Manager     848-932-2918

Diversity & Green Purchasing

Diversity and Green Purchasing seeks to include small and diverse businesses in our procurement process and promote the use of environmentally and socially responsible goods and services.

Samuel "Wes" Coleman, Supplier Diversity Manager     848-932-2916

procurement services It support Team

Janet Green, Director of IT     848-932-2930 

             Margaret Acciani, Administrative Assistant     848-932-2919 

             Patti Perrone, Senior Administrative Assistant     848-932-2920 

Veronica Rakham-Suraci, Special Projects Manager     848-932-0057

LaTasha Ross, Senior Technical Assistant  848-932-0037 

Steve Varga, Unit Computing Specialist     848-932-2912

Rutgers University–Newark

Ida Angelone, Acting Director    973-353-5459
AnnMarie Rizzi, Buyer     973-353-5453

249 University Avenue, Room 204, Blumenthal Hall
Newark, NJ 07102
Main: 973-353-5338 | Fax: 973-353-1451

Rutgers University–Camden

Chris Aha, Senior Category Analyst     856-225-6140

N.W. 4th. and Linden Streets, Camden Administrative Services Building
Camden, NJ 08102
Fax: 856-225-6109