Steve Fortin, Director
519-888-4567 x46440
Location: 
HH 3108
Group(s): 
Management Team
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519-888-4567 x48886
Location: 
HH 3126
Group(s): 
Management Team; Faculty→Finance
Mona Skuterud
519-888-4567 x46542
Location: 
HH 3102

Main accountabilities:

  • Strategic planning and development
  • Human resources management
  • Operational oversight including space, equipment, technology and building security
  • Financial oversight
  • Relationship management with internal and external stakeholders

Mona’s previous positions include a secondment in the Faculty of Math as the Executive Officer, a secondment at the Stratford School of Interaction Design and Business as the Administrative Officer and five years at the School of Architecture as the Administrative Officer.  Previously, Mona worked in Human Resources at the National Arts Centre and various multi-nationals in the automotive and paper industry.

Group(s): 
Management Team; Administrative Staff
519-888-4567 x42509
Location: 
EV2 1016
Group(s): 
Administrative Staff
Mark Arnason
519-888-4567 x48084
Location: 
HH 174D
Group(s): 
Faculty→International Business
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Location: 
HH-2103
Group(s): 
Adjunct lecturers
Group(s): 
Retirees
Jordan Bable
519-888-4567 x48899
Location: 
HH 175C
Group(s): 
Faculty→Managerial Accounting
519-888-4567 x48026
Location: 
HH 174A
Group(s): 
Faculty→Finance
Satiprasad Bandyopadhyay
Group(s): 
Retirees
James Barnett
Group(s): 
Management Team; Retirees
Location: 
HH 2103
Group(s): 
Adjunct lecturers
Tim Bauer
519-888-4567 x42533
Location: 
HH 289C
Group(s): 
Faculty→Assurance
Andrew Bauer
519-888-4567 x46516
Location: 
HH 3112
Group(s): 
Faculty→Taxation
Group(s): 
Retirees
Joyce Becker
519-888-4567 x47553
Location: 
HH 3167

Main accountabilities:

  • Program Advising
  • Program Support
  • Administrative Support
  • Scheduling Officer for MTax courses
  • Marketing and recruiting material coordinator

Joyce has been with the MTax program since 2004 and manages the day-to-day administrative responsibilities and supports to the Director of the MTax program, working out of both the Waterloo and Toronto sites. Joyce has previously held positions within the Registrar’s Office and Centre for Behavioural Research and Program Evaluation.

Group(s): 
Administrative Staff
Greg profile picture
519-888-4567 x41293
Location: 
HH 386F
Group(s): 
Faculty→Assurance
Bonnie Bishop
519-888-4567 x45618
Location: 
HH 3152

Main accountabilities:

  • Forecasts scheduling needs and coordinates conflict free course and exam timetables 
  • Leads team of Course Management Coordinator, Payroll and Exam Specialist, MAcc Graduate Studies Coordinator and Program Office Assistant  
  • Provides academic and enrolment support for all accounting programs (AFM, CFM, Math CPA, Science Biotech CPA, BSFM) 
  • Supports Sessional Instructors activities relating to contracts, academic and access requirements 
  • Directs a wide range of operational activities related to supporting SAF students, staff, and faculty to meet the needs of scheduling, space and administrative needs 
Group(s): 
Administrative Staff
Garvin Blair
519-888-4567 x49276
Location: 
HH 175A
Group(s): 
Faculty→Finance
Efrim Boritz
519-888-4567 x45774
Location: 
HH 289H
Group(s): 
Faculty→Assurance, Information Systems
Nancy Vanden Bosch
519-888-4567 x47026
Location: 
HH 3123
Group(s): 
Faculty→Managerial Accounting
Group(s): 
Retirees
Location: 
HH 2103
Group(s): 
Adjunct lecturers
Neil Brisley
519-888-4567 x48887
Location: 
HH 383A
Group(s): 
Faculty→Finance
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519-888-4567 x47328
Location: 
HH 289F
Main accountabilities:
 
  • Supports hiring process for all casual employees & co-op students 
  • Administers bi-weekly payroll for tutorial assistants, graders, research assistants, proctors, and casual employees both internal and external to UW 
  • Manages the implementation of all midterm and final exams 
  • Coordinates the SAF exam proctor hiring including recruiting, selection, training, scheduling, and assignment of proctors for exam supervision 
Group(s): 
Administrative Staff
Group(s): 
Retirees
Lynn Carty
519-888-4567 x47027
Location: 
HH 290F
Group(s): 
Faculty→Financial Accounting
Darren Charters
519-888-4567 x42570
Location: 
HH 3153
Group(s): 
Management Team; Faculty→Ethics, Law
Chanling Chen
519-888-4567 x45731
Location: 
HH 174B
Group(s): 
Management Team; Faculty→Financial Accounting
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519-888-4567 x45318
Location: 
HH 3159
Contact for: 
Questions about the MAcc Program, contact macc@uwaterloo.ca
Group(s): 
Administrative Staff
Professor W. Alec Cram
519-888-4567 x48060
Location: 
HH 289G
Group(s): 
Faculty→Information Systems
John profiel picture
519-888-4567 x47327
Location: 
HH 289B
Group(s): 
Faculty→Finance
519-888-4567
Location: 
HH 2103
Group(s): 
Adjunct lecturers
D'Arcy Delamere
Group(s): 
Retirees
Professor Elizabeth Demers
519-888-4567 x45944
Location: 
HH 3103
Group(s): 
Faculty→Financial Accounting
Alan Douglas
519-888-4567 x45945
Location: 
HH 3168
Group(s): 
Faculty→Finance
Profile picture of Robert Ducharme
519-888-4567 ext. 40696
Location: 
HH383J
Group(s): 
Faculty→Financial Accounting
Andrew Ecclestone
519-888-4567 x36879
Location: 
HH 3122
Group(s): 
Faculty→Finance
Location: 
EIT 2049
Group(s): 
Retirees
Krista Fiolleau
519-888-4567 x48166
Location: 
HH 290E
Group(s): 
Faculty→Ethics, Assurance
Location: 
HH 2103
Group(s): 
Adjunct lecturers
Keidon headshot
519-888-4567 x41123
Location: 
HH 3176

Main Accountabilities:

  • Provides on-going support of faculty mentors and students in all external competitions
  • Supports the CPA Ontario Centre for Sustainability Reporting and Performance Management (CSPM)
  • Digital marketing and media support for SAF
  • Provides marketing and communication support for SAF's recruitment strategies

Keidon is the competitions coordinator after working full-time and part-time in the role of  ‘social media and web associate’ for the SAF Communications team as a co-op student since Fall 2019. As a UWaterloo alumni in the Faculty of Health’s Recreation and Sport Business program, Keidon is excited to stay and learn at the University post grad.

Group(s): 
Administrative Staff
Lynn Graham
519-888-4567 x47775
Location: 
HH 3166

Main accountabilities:

  • Creation and operation of “The Two Year Experience Program known as 2YEx”, a student success initiative for first and second year SAF students as they enter university academics, develop a community in the School, and launch their first job search for a co-op role.
  • Design and implementation of experiential learning opportunities in the areas of teamwork and collaboration.
  • Development of systems for community and network building along with peer mentoring opportunities.
  • Communication of skills in the enabling competencies or soft skills through the topics of academics, co-op/career, health/wellness, and community.
  • Management and planning for an undergraduate leadership development program called the SAF Fellowship Program.

Lynn Graham has been a staff member at the University of Waterloo campus in areas such as Public Relations, Recruitment, Anthropology Department, the Centre for Ground Water Research and most recently in the School of Accounting and Finance. In her student services role, Lynn is also involved in Orientation planning, transition activities for students entering university, and the Peer Mentoring Community of Practice on campus.

Group(s): 
Administrative Staff
Sally Gunz
Group(s): 
Retirees
Sheilaah Guthrie
519-888-4567 x48917
Location: 
HH 290G
Group(s): 
Administrative Staff
David Ha, School of Accounting and Finance, University of Waterloo
519-888-4567 x45133
Location: 
HH 3163
Group(s): 
Management Team; Faculty→Managerial Accounting
Group(s): 
Retirees
Location: 
HH 3154

Academic Advising

For inquiries or to schedule a meeting or call with an SAF Academic Advisor, contact safadvisor@uwaterloo.ca. Provide your name and student ID within your message. 

Group(s): 
Administrative Staff
519-888-4567 x41465
Location: 
HH 280A
Group(s): 
Administrative Staff
Frank Hayes
519-888-4567 x47306
Location: 
HH 383K
Group(s): 
Faculty→Finance
Tracy Hilpert
519-888-4567 x47728
Location: 
HH 383B
Group(s): 
Faculty→Managerial Accounting
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519-888-4567 x48951
Location: 
HH 290G

Main accountabilities:

  • Strategically guides and implements all alumni outreach and engagement programs
  • In coordination with the SAF Communications and External Relations team, leads SAF Advancement communication strategies, including but not limited to, the “uwsafalumni” social media channels, alumni webpages etc.
  • Coordinates volunteer opportunities for SAF alumni, including but not limited to, guest speaking, mentorship, networking etc.
  • Supports fundraising efforts for the School

Victoria is an alumni relations and fundraising professional, supporting the advancement priorities and initiatives at the School of Accounting and Finance.  A proud UWaterloo alum, Victoria has her Bachelor of Science in Biology, with a minor in Psychology, where during her time as an undergraduate student, Victoria worked in a diagnostic imaging clinic before coming into a co-op position with the Advancement Team at the School of Accounting and Finance.  Since graduating in 2019, Victoria has remained at SAF and is now pursuing her Fundraising Management Certificate from the Chang School of Continuing Education at Ryerson University.

Group(s): 
Administrative Staff
Alan Huang
519-888-4567 x46770
Location: 
HH 386E
Group(s): 
Management Team; Faculty→Finance
Location: 
HH 2103
Group(s): 
Adjunct lecturers
Heidi Campbell
519-888-4567 x46550
Location: 
HH 3109
Group(s): 
Administrative Staff
Ranjini Jha
519-888-4567 x45703
Location: 
HH 383H
Group(s): 
Faculty→Finance
Daniel Jiang
519-888-4567 x45602
Location: 
HH 386A
Group(s): 
Faculty→Managerial Accounting
Duane Kennedy
519-888-4567 x45752
Location: 
HH 383G
Group(s): 
Faculty→Financial Accounting
Location: 
HH 2103
Group(s): 
Adjunct lecturers
Ken Klassen
519-888-4567 x48550
Location: 
HH 3119
Group(s): 
Management Team; Faculty→Taxation
Deborah Kraft
416- 597-2147
Location: 
MTax Office Toronto
Group(s): 
Management Team; Faculty→Taxation
Catherine Kwiecien
519-888-4567 x47510
Location: 
HH 3171
Group(s): 
Administrative Staff
Group(s): 
Retirees
Group(s): 
Retirees
Location: 
HH 290D
Group(s): 
Adjunct lecturers
Dave logan
519-888-4567 x35483
Location: 
NH 2422
Group(s): 
Administrative Staff
Ross Lu
519-888-4567 x42885
Location: 
HH 3124
Group(s): 
Faculty→Financial Accounting
Mina Ly, Course Management Coordinator
519-888-4567 x49312
Location: 
HH 3171

Main accountabilities:

  • Supports instructors with LEARN course setup and academic support for AFM courses
  • Provides ongoing technical support to instructors and students for course related activities (LEARN, Crowdmark, PEAR, TopHat, etc.)
  • Assists in coordinating Tutorial Assistant (TA) course assignments, marking sessions and training
  • Maintains course data and manages the grade appeal and review process
Group(s): 
Administrative Staff
xuyang_ma
519-888-4567 x48390
Location: 
HH 3117
Group(s): 
Faculty→Finance
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519-888-4567 x42433
Location: 
HH 3174
Group(s): 
Administrative Staff
Alan Macnaughton
Group(s): 
Retirees
Image of Eric Mah
519-888-4567 x40697
Location: 
HH 3169

Main accountabilities:

  • Digital marketing and media support for SAF, including photography and videography
  • Technical support and guidance in course setup and maintenance of AFM's PBL courses
  • Oversight of the SAF web sites to ensure adherence to WCMS, AODA, and FIPPA compliance
  • Oversight and execution of SAF and Waterloo's brand and visual identity as it pertains to the web and digital media

Eric is a digital media and web professional, providing support and guidance to ensure SAF's and Waterloo's brand and visual identities are applied consistently and professionally. Eric provides technical expertise in the support of AFM's 1st year PBL courses. Prior to joining the University of Waterloo, Eric held roles as Data Centre Manager for Blackberry and Regional Operations Manager for a national aquarium consulting firm.

Group(s): 
Administrative Staff
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519-888-4567 x47152
Location: 
HH 3169

Main accountabilities:

  • Brand leadership and strategic guidance in oversight of SAF's brand and visual identity
  • Strategic development and operational oversight of communications and external relations
  • Support and guidance to SAF areas in strategic communications and external relations
  • Oversight and execution of SAF and Waterloo's brand and visual identity
  • Management of the Communications & External Relations team

Patty is a senior facilitator for OHD and SSO delivering workshops for the Student Leadership Program and Personality Dimensions. Patty previously held the role of Associate Director of Admissions and Communications, providing leadership and strategic direction in the admission, recruitment, conversion, and retention processes for SAF's signature professional undergraduate programs. A proud UWaterloo alumnus, Patty has worked for various faculties across campus in the areas of admissions, recruitment, outreach, marketing, and communications.

Group(s): 
Administrative Staff
Image of Helen
519-888-4567 x46536
Location: 
HH 3157
Main accountabilities: 
 
  • Provides administrative and facility support for visitors and callers to Program Office 
  • Manages booking requests for resources such as conference phone, boardroom spaces and presentation requirements 
  • Receives and delivers all incoming and outgoing mail or shipments 
  • Assists Exam Specialist with exam assembly and distribution 
  • Maintains office equipment and supplies 
Group(s): 
Administrative Staff
Shari Mann
519-888-4567 x48853
Location: 
HH 175D
Group(s): 
Faculty→Financial Accounting
Group(s): 
Retirees
519-888-4567 x48227
Location: 
HH 291
Group(s): 
Administrative Staff
Kevin McMahon
519-888-4567 x42792
Location: 
HH 3164

Sets goals and priorities for the Student Opportunities and Engagement (SOE) team according to the School’s program-level strategy 

Manages the ongoing development of an opportunity-rich environment for undergraduate students in the areas of:

  • academic support/advising
  • health and performance coaching
  • co-op and career exploration
  • community engagement

Supports the student hiring process and management of employer relations for the MTax Program

Promotes, monitors and reports on undergraduate student engagement, satisfaction, success and progression

Kevin has over 10 years of experience developing experiential learning opportunities and co/extra-curricular programming for students at the School of Accounting and Finance. Prior to joining the School, he worked in the financial services sector in relationship and sales management positions.

Group(s): 
Administrative Staff
Kelly Millar
519-888-4567 x46303
Location: 
HH 3174
  • Domestic and international recruitment
  • Relationship building and outreach with internal and external stakeholders
  • Develop and implement digital marketing strategies and video production to aid in program awareness and recruitment
  • Organize and manage SAF related recruitment events

Kelly has a passion for helping prospective students navigate their way through the university application process. You'll often find her chatting with prospective students and parents at SAF/UW recruitment events, DECA events and even grocery stores (true story). She also utilizes her professional background in radio and television broadcasting to produce SAF marketing videos and digital content. Kelly also runs the SAF Ambassador and Outreach Program (SOAP), which has her working closely with current students. For Kelly, the cycle of recruiting students, mentoring them in SOAP, then cheering them on during convocation is an incredibly rewarding experience.

Group(s): 
Administrative Staff
Tu Nguyen
519-888-4567 x41988
Location: 
HH 386D
Group(s): 
Faculty→Finance
Patricia O'Brien
Group(s): 
Retirees
Group(s): 
Retirees
Seda Oz
519-888-4567 x46514
Location: 
HH 3121
Group(s): 
Faculty→Financial Accounting
226-929-0063
Location: 
HH 2103
Group(s): 
Adjunct lecturers
Bradley Pomeroy
519-888-4567 x48175
Location: 
HH 290B
Group(s): 
Faculty→Assurance
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Group(s): 
Administrative Staff
519-888-4567 x41088
Location: 
HH 3161
Group(s): 
Faculty→Managerial Accounting
Donna Psutka
519-888-4567 x46914
Location: 
HH 3162
Group(s): 
Faculty→Financial Accounting
Linda Robinson
519-888-4567 x46995
Location: 
HH 3114
Group(s): 
Faculty→Assurance
Julie Robson
519-888-4567 x45385
Location: 
HH 3111
Group(s): 
Faculty→Taxation
519-888-4567 x47119
Location: 
HH 290D
Group(s): 
Management Team; Faculty→Taxation
519-888-4567 x49277
Location: 
HH 289J
Group(s): 
Faculty→Information Systems
Jenny Rothwell
519-888-4567 x42770
Location: 
HH 3172

Main accountabilities:

  • Acts as the central resource regarding graduate policies, procedures and academic processes for the PhD in Accounting program including advising  students on guidelines, deadlines, changes, milestones, proposal, thesis requirements, convocation, etc. in accordance with University policies and procedures.
  • Coordinates all aspects of the PhD in Accounting program including budget, scholarship, student payments, comprehensive exams, proposals, thesis presentations.
  • Coordinates and assists with all aspects of the Centre for Accounting Ethics’ finances and activities.
  • Arranges and organizes conferences and workshops for the school’s research centres, seminars, and other events, on and off-site, including building budgets and monitoring expenses.
  • Acts as the main point of contact for SAF faculty and external speakers for the weekly research seminar series including arrangements for speakers and their schedules.   
  • Arranges and organizes retirements, SAF social events, and other events/conferences as required by SAF.
    Group(s): 
    Administrative Staff
    Location: 
    HH 2103
    Group(s): 
    Adjunct lecturers
    Grant Russell
    519 572-4155
    Group(s): 
    Retirees
    Sasan Saiy
    519-888-4567 x48602
    Location: 
    HH 290C
    Group(s): 
    Faculty→Financial Accounting
    Tom Scott
    Group(s): 
    Retirees
    Group(s): 
    Retirees
    Image of Robin Secord
    519-888-4567 x40695
    Location: 
    HH 3154

    Academic Advising

    For inquiries or to schedule a meeting or call with an SAF Academic Advisor, contact safadvisor@uwaterloo.ca. Provide your name and student ID within your message. 

    Group(s): 
    Administrative Staff
    Heather Steinmetz
    519-888-4567 x40338
    Location: 
    MC 6206

    Please contact safadvisor@uwaterloo.ca for academic advising

    Group(s): 
    Administrative Staff
    Location: 
    HH 386A
    Group(s): 
    Retirees
    Image of Stavros
    519-888-4567 ext. 40320
    Location: 
    HH 3156

    Academic Advising

    For inquiries or to schedule a meeting or call with an SAF Academic Advisor, contact safadvisor@uwaterloo.ca. Provide your name and student ID within your message. 

    Group(s): 
    Administrative Staff
    Theo Stratopoulos
    519-888-4567 x45943
    Location: 
    HH 289K
    Group(s): 
    Faculty→Information Systems
    Neal Stoughton, Professor of Finance
    519-888-4567 x41373
    Location: 
    HH 3122
    Group(s): 
    Faculty→Finance
    James R. Thompson
    519-888-4567 x48601
    Location: 
    HH 289D
    Group(s): 
    Faculty→Finance
    Joyce Tian
    519-888-4567 x48849
    Location: 
    HH 386B


     

    Group(s): 
    Management Team; Faculty→Managerial Accounting
    Location: 
    HH 2103
    Group(s): 
    Adjunct lecturers

    Please contact safadvisor@uwaterloo.ca for academic advising

    Group(s): 
    Administrative Staff
    Alyana Versolatto
    519-888-4567 x49142
    Location: 
    HH 3173

    Main accountabilities:  

    • Strategic development and management of the SAF social media channels
    • Development of digital media and written communication pieces
    • Provide support to SAF areas in strategic communications and external relations
    • Oversight and execution of SAF and Waterloo’s brand and visual identity as it pertains to communications and external relations 

    Alyana is a marketing and communications professional who has a passion for storytelling and creating community through social media. Alyana previously held the role of Marketing Lead at Concept by Velocity, the University of Waterloo’s entrepreneurship program. A proud UWaterloo alum, Alyana completed her undergraduate degree in the Arts and Business program and most recently completed a Graduate Diploma in Business and Entrepreneurship (GDip). In her spare time, she runs CuratedKW, a local platform to share the best of what Waterloo Region has to offer.

    Group(s): 
    Administrative Staff
    Dave Vert
    Group(s): 
    Retirees
    Ken Vetzal
    519-888-4567 x46518
    Location: 
    HH 383C
    Group(s): 
    Faculty→Finance
    519-888-4567 x40974
    Location: 
    HH-3104
    Group(s): 
    Administrative Staff
    Adam Vitalis
    519-888-4567 x48895
    Location: 
    HH 289A
    Group(s): 
    Faculty→Assurance
    Colin Wallace
    519-888-4567 x45670
    Location: 
    HH 386C
    Group(s): 
    Administrative Staff
    Alan Webb
    519-888-4567 x46548
    Location: 
    HH 175B
    Group(s): 
    Management Team; Faculty→Managerial Accounting
    519-888-4567 X38849
    Location: 
    HH 289J
    Group(s): 
    Adjunct lecturers
    Christine Wiedman
    519-888-4567 x43732
    Location: 
    HH 174C
    Group(s): 
    Management Team; Faculty→Financial Accounting
    Tony Wirjanto
    519-888-4567 x45210
    Location: 
    HH 383D
    Group(s): 
    Faculty→Finance
    Kaishu Wu
    519-888-4567 x48013
    Location: 
    HH 290H
    Group(s): 
    Faculty→Taxation
    519-888-4567x36879
    Location: 
    HH 2103
    Group(s): 
    Adjunct lecturers