Donna Laverne | e-Inside | Feb. 19, 2018 | Kent State University

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Donna Laverne

Business Manager
College of the Arts, Dean’s Office
Kent Campus

JOB DESCRIPTION:

I am responsible for financial and business functions, such as tracking budgets, reconciling indexes, verifying accuracy of check requests and expense reimbursements, preparing PRAs, hiring student employees, processing tuition remission and ePAFS for graduate assistants.

WORKED AT KENT STATE SINCE:

April 2002

EMPLOYMENT PRIOR TO KENT STATE UNIVERSITY:

The Davey Tree Expert Company, Roadway Services, Koch Industries

LIKES MOST ABOUT KENT STATE UNIVERSITY:

The campus environment, wellness benefits, commitment to the community, friendships made with co-workers

ATTRACTION TO KENT STATE UNIVERSITY AS AN EMPLOYER:

Opportunities for professional and personal growth, educational opportunities, location, Kent State’s reputation of being a wonderful place to work

RESIDES IN:

Hartville, Ohio

HOMETOWN:

Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio

EDUCATION:

Pursuing a Bachelor of Integrative Studies: Geography/Architecture/History/Photography

HOBBIES:

Travel, photography, hiking, genealogy, reading, spending time with family