If you have a question or need to contact a functional or technical lead, use the directories below. If, however you aren't sure who to contact, or have a general question about the Gemini project, contact the IR Help Desk at extension x 2911 (or via email at

For quick help with the Gemini systems contact the IR Help Desk at extension 2911 or via email.

Gemini Functional Leads

The Functional Leads work with the Technical Leads to translate business rules and government mandates into processes PeopleSoft can understand.

Karol Miller Accounts Receivable, Billing Co-Lead x 6231
Toni Messer Audit and Compliance x 2693
Lori Taccino Billing Co-Lead and Grants, Contracts, Projects x 2173
David Gaarder Budget Systems x 6374
Mary Trimble Budget Systems x 6343
Reda Bernoussi Financials Team x 2676
Larry Wilson Human Capital Management Project Lead x 2130
Tina Sharpling Human Resources x 4132
Clarissa Sands Payroll, Time and Labor x 2611
Pete Bond Procurement Management x 2301

Gemini Technical Leads

The Technical Leads work with the Functional Leads to set up PeopleSoft so that it can perform the tasks the functional areas need.

john e. harvey Communications x 2255
Richard Marler Financials Technical Team Lead x 2691
Vernon McCardle Financials Technical Project Lead x 2685
Jeri Hale Human Capital Management Technical Project Lead and Security Project Lead x 6316
Letitia Andrews Training x 6167

Support Contacts

Use the following email links to contact these areas for help with specific problems. Please note, the Help Desk is typically the best place to start when seeking support.


The Galaxy Portal has launched and Gemini is live! For information about training, be sure to check out the Training page. Several online presentations are available for immediate viewing. You can also sign up for instructor-led classes. Tools, such as conversion reference tables, are also available. If you have a general question about Gemini, eProcurement, or other topics, check out the FAQ page. Additionally, more training materials are available on the Galaxy Portal, in the My Galaxy Training section.

I recently sent an email to one of the Gemini team members with a question; I expected a long wait for a response. To my surprise, I received a response within five minutes! Thank you for not only working hard to set us up for success, but for remembering that there is more to success than quality technology. Lauren Clark, Development Associate, Office of Development and Alumni Relations