Business Services


Business Services is comprised of the Finance Team and the Human Resources Team. We manage the daily finance and HR operations of all the Dean’s Office units and various centers. The office also serves as the liaison between the college and various university central offices.

Business Services provides a wide variety of administrative functions, including, but not limited to:

  • Coordinating business processes requiring Dean approval
  • Managing fiscal responsibilities for the college
  • Providing faculty, staff, and student Human Resources services
  • Finance and Human Resources compliance and reporting

Our Staff

Angie Hoffman

Angie Hoffman — Chief Business Officer
Phone: (512) 232-1199 

Finance Team

Barbara Morris

Barbara Morris — Director of Finance
Phone: (512) 475-9028

Patricia Nenno

Patricia Nenno — Senior Financial Analyst
Phone: (512) 471-5838


Elvia Moreno Alvarado — Accountant II
Phone: (512) 232-2912


Perla Romo Knudstrup — Accountant II
Phone:  (512) 471-4384

Sara Lombard — Senior Administrative Associate
Phone: (512) 232-6036


Marsha Tapley — Senior Administrative Associate
Phone: (512) 232-8130

Frank Escobedo

Frank Escobedo — Contracts Manager
Phone: (512) 471-2275

Isabel Martinez

Isabel Martinez — Senior Administrative Associate
Phone: (512) 471-5744

Human Resources Team

Ayesha Shaikh — Director of Human Resources
Phone: (512) 471-7905

Karla Steffen

Karla Steffen — Assistant Director for Faculty Affairs
Phone: (512) 471-0800


Laura Flores — Senior Human Resources Coordinator
Phone: (512) 471-3954


Yetunde Adebayo — Senior Human Resources Coordinator
Phone: (512) 471-2368

Contact Us

Sánchez Building (SZB) 2.804 
Monday – Friday
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. 
Email Finance
Email HR
Email Faculty Affairs

Mailing Address
College of Education
1912 Speedway, Stop D5000
Austin, Texas 78712
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Dean’s Office Units Intranets (Wikis)

Business Policies and Procedures: for college staff and faculty
Research Administration: for college faculty 
Sánchez Facilities/Building Resources: for college faculty and staff (UT EID required)
Marketing and Communications: for college faculty and staff
Field Experiences: for students, cooperating teachers, coordinators and field supervisors involved in the Professional Development Sequence for future teachers
Tutorials from the Information Technology Office

Emergency Contacts

University of Texas Police Department – Call 911
Behavior Concerns Advice Line – Call 512-232-5050 
Title IX Office – for reporting violence, misconduct, harassment, or discrimination