Department Staff

Human Resources Representative

Tonya has spent most of her life in Tucson, however, when she was younger she lived in places such as Mississippi, Oklahoma, Germany and Guam.  She has been with the University of Arizona since 1996.  She enjoys spending time with her family which consists of husband, 4 children, 3 grandchildren and 3 four legged babies.  She also enjoys baking and paper crafting.

Accounting Assistant

Vanessa is from a small border town called San Luis, Arizona. She first joined the IMB admin team as a student worker back in 2018 and was offered a full-time position as an accounting assistant post graduation. She received her Bachelor's of Science in Business Administration with a degree in Accounting and a minor in Spanish from The University of Arizona's Eller College of Management back in May 2020. She is currently getting her Master's degree in Accounting at the University of Arizona which will help her prepare for the CPA exam after graduation. In her spare time, she enjoys playing soccer, being outdoors and hanging out with friends!

Business Manager, Senior

Tammie relocated to Tucson, Arizona, in August 2010 from Chicago, Illinois.  She intended to move to Tucson in her retirement years, but the more she visited, she decided sooner was better than later.  Tammie enjoys spending time outside hiking, swimming, and walking her dog.  She is a graduate of Joliet Junior College in Joliet, Illinois, and The University of Arizona in Eller College of Management with a study in Business Administration.

Senior Program Coordinator

Nicole is originally from Cleveland, Ohio, where she graduated from the University of Toledo with a Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education. She came to Tucson for Graduate School at the University of Arizona and completed her Master’s in Language, Reading and Culture. Nicole loves hiking, biking, volleyball, and softball all year long! Her favorite quote is, "There are no strangers, just friends I haven't met yet!".