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Office of Research Accounting and Costing Standards (ORACS)

Brooks Landing Business Center

RC Box 278958
910 Genesee Street, Suite 200
Rochester, NY 14611-3847

The Office of Research Accounting and Costing Standards is responsible for oversight of post-award administration and indirect cost accounting.  Oversight includes, but is not limited to, providing consistent and high quality financial stewardship, policy interpretation and compliance assurance to the University's research community, federal sponsoring agencies, and other non-federal sponsors. 

Assistant Controller

Jeff Sullivan(585) 275-1648

Research Accounting Managers

Terry Messenger(585)

Senior Accountants

Jim Rutalis(585)
Carrie Laiosa(585)
Jennifer MacIntyre(585)

Staff Accountants

Mike Donnelly(585) 273-5959
James Draveck(585) 275-3582
Ashleigh Mallory(585) 275-6447
Nancy Spoto(585)
Matthew Bowley(585)
Jennifer Crandall(585)

Cost Analysts

Susan Shanks(585)
Kimberly Wells(585) 

Cash Accountant

Marlene Marchase(585)

Accounting Bookkeeper

Al Weigert(585)



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