Provost Budget Office Team

The mission of the Provost Budget Office is to facilitate effective stewardship of resources by providing leadership and support to enhance administrative and fiscal operations in all Provost area units.


Lisa S. Wilson, Associate Provost for Finance and Administration

Lisa Wilson is the Associate Provost for Finance and Administration. She is responsible for oversight and direction of the Provost area budgets, the financial model development, area business and administrative process and policy, and the allocation of resources for all units reporting to the Provost., 859-257-6074, 105D Main Building

Kristen Cheser, Assistant Provost for Finance and Operations

Kristen Cheser is the Assistant Provost for Finance and Operations at the University of Kentucky. Kristen manages the day to day operations of the Provost Budget Office and is also responsible for:

- The development and implementation of the Provost area operating budget

- Business process and policy development and review for the Provost Area

- Financial analysis and forecasting

- Tuition differential and enrollment analysis, 859-257-1842, 202C Main Building


Paula Cox, Budget Analyst Lead ,  859-323-7789, 355 Patterson Office Tower

Becky Farthing, Strategic Planning and Financial Analyst, 859-257-4942, 355E Patterson Office Tower

Rebecca McCoy, Budget Analyst Lead, 859-257-7032, 355F Patterson Office Tower

Angel Reed, Budget Analyst Lead, 859-323-1792, 355 Patterson Office Tower

Missy Stanley, Financial Specialist, 859-257-6499, 355C Patterson Office Tower

Heather Pike, Financial Specialist, 859-323-5392, 355 Patterson Office Tower

Kim Stroth, Senior College Grants Officer, 859-323-2108, 429 Bowman Hall.