OACA Staff Directory


Shannon Sawyer

Administrative Associate


Mitch Lee

Executive Accounts Specialist

LouAnn Andermann

G&C Pro 2-G&C Generalist

Lia Chorath

Chorath G&C Pro 3-Pre-Award Admin

Kristen Frost-Griep , CPA

Financial Analyst

Angela Zellmer King

Finance Professional 4 Supervisor

Joseph Menth

Financial Analyst 2

Jenny Nguyen

Fin Pro 4-Fin Generalist

Elizabeth Nunnally , BA, MAT, MA

Chief Financial Officer

Charlene Paitrick , CMA

Finance Director

Alex St. Clair

Executive Accounts Specialist

Mary Swenson

Financial Analyst

Linda Yang

Procurement Specialist

Human Resources

Lisa Bachman

Chief Human Resources Officer

Sunny Blakesley

HR Partner

Staci Darling

HR Partner

Kara Galvin

HR Partner

Larnyia Lee

HR Generalist II

Jess Neau

HR Payroll Coordinator

Megan Pingry

HR Partner


Danielle Carrigan

Electronic Communications Manager

Amy Leslie

Director of Communications

Daniel Ringold

Senior Graphic/Multimedia Designer

Gao Vang

Senior Communications Specialist

Health Information Privacy & Compliance

Codi Kraus , JD

Privacy Compliance Officer

Lauren Popp , JD, CHPC

Chief Health Information Compliance Officer and HIPCO Director

Tahnee Trenberth , MSL

Research Compliance & Privacy Officer

Interprofessional Education

Co-director UMN health sciences interprofessional education
Co-director UMN health sciences interprofessional education