Get to know the people who make up the Sponsored Programs Administration team within ORSP. These are the people helping ensure DU is able to continue to regularly produce impactful, innovative research.

Julie Cunningham
Senior Director of Sponsored Programs Administration

Pam Encinas
Director, Research Grant Development

Megan Whitman
Assistant Director of Sponsored Programs Administration

Jenna Galuska
Senior Grant & Contract Administrator

Holly Gary
Grant & Contract Administrator

Mekenzie Gear
Grant & Contract Administrator

Donna Marsh
Grant & Contract Administrator

Helen McGrath
Research Financial Analyst

Peter Stansbery
Senior Grant & Contract Administrator

Windsor Wall
Senior Grant & Contract Administrator

Sponsored Programs Administration Team Assignments – March 2024

Your Grant & Contract Administrator (GCA) is your key point of contact for sponsored programs. Contact your Administrator by email using the departmental account--

  • Assignments by Department

    Julie Cunningham, Senior Director of Sponsored Programs Administration – x14039


    Research Administration Team


    Peter Stansbury, Senior Grant & Contract Administrator – x14053

    • College of Arts Humanities and Social Sciences (CAHSS)
    • Daniels College of Business (DCB)
    • Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) Awards
    • Josef Korbel School of International Studies (JKSIS)

    Donna Marsh, Grant & Contract Administrator – x14248

    • Colorado Evaluation and Action Lab (CEAL)
    • College of Natural Sciences & Mathematics (NSM)
    • Graduate School of Professional Psychology (GSPP)

    Holly Gary, Grant & Contract Administrator – x14009

    • Graduate School of Social Work (GSSW)
    • Morgridge College of Education (MCE)
    • University College (UCOL)

    Mekenzie Gear, Grant & Contract Administrator – x14025

    • Ritchie School of Engineering & Computer Science (RSECS)
    • Sturm College of Law (SCOL)
    • All Other Offices/Centers/Institutes Not Assigned Within Schools & Colleges


    Financial Services Team

    Megan Whitman, Assistant Director of Sponsored Programs Administration – x14038

    • Financial Services for: CAHSS, UCOL, and Federal Drawdowns

    Windsor Wall, Senior Grant & Contract Administrator – x14057

    • Financial Services for: GSSW, JKSIS, MCE, CEAL, GSPP, SCOL, and Others

    Helen McGrath, Research Financial Analyst – x17888

    • Financial Services for: NSM, RSECS, KIHA

    Jenna Galuska, Senior Grant & Contract Administrator – x13657