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About Us

Accounts Payable

330-672-2607

payments@kent.edu

Emily Hermon, Manager

330-672-8649

ehermon@kent.edu

Barb Biltz, Accounts Payable Coordinator

  • Vendor setup and maintenance
  • W-9 confirmations
  • 1099-MISC and 1099-K tax reporting
  • Gift reporting
  • Returned checks, stop payments, and voids
  • 330-672-8644, bbiltz@kent.edu

Joanne Otto, Sr. Accounts Payable Specialist

  • General payments for vendors 1-9, A-H, special characters (e.g., !, etc.)
  • Employee expense reimbursements
  • 1099-K vendor payments
  • Travel advances
  • 330-672-8645, jotto4@kent.edu

 

Joey Bennett, Sr. Accounts Payable Specialist

  • Purchasing card administrator
  • General payments for vendors U-Z
  • Payroll withholding payments
  • 330-672-8631, jbenne30@kent.edu

Lynelle Austin, Accounts Payable Specialist

  • Independent contractor payments
  • Other payments to individuals (non-employees)
  • Wire transfers
  • Moving reimbursements
  • Petty cash reimbursements
  • 330-672-8648, laustin9@kent.edu

Chrissy Strong, Accounts Payable Clerk

  • General payments for vendors I-T
  • Signature authority forms
  • Loan refunds (banks 40, 41, 52, & 53)
  • Check distribution
  • 330-672-8650, cstrong1@kent.edu