The UW Global SIngle Points of Contact list provides contacts information for UW staff who can answer specific questions about international work. If your question isn’t covered by someone on this list, contact Doug Divine, Director of Global Operations Support at 206-685-3964 / or Ann Anderson, Associate Vice President at 206-543-4993 /


Overall assistance Ann Anderson UW Finance,              Enterprise Services 206-543-4993
Export controls Mark Stomski Office of Research 206-616-8741
Field advances Emily Bourg Procurement Services 206-685-0494
Foreign sponsors or subcontractors Amanda Snyder Office of Sponsored Programs 206-543-4043
Hiring foreign faculty Kimberlee Ely Academic Human Resources 206-221-1251
Hiring foreign staff and/or UW staff who work abroad Erin Rice Human Resources 206-897-1670
Insurance Becky Bullock Risk Services 206-543-2033
Internal Audit Richard Cordova Internal Audit 206-543-4028
IT Connectivity, telecommunications Peter Krawitz UW-IT 206-616-4829
UW Global Travelers Ben Sommers Office of Global Affairs
Leasing space overseas Ronald Oestreich Real Estate Office 206-616-3416
Legal issues Rolf B. Johnson Attorney General’s Office
Paying foreign vendors Aris Gempesaw Tax Office 206-543-9183
Paying non-resident aliens Aris Gempesaw Tax Office 206-543-9183
Paying UW employees abroad Kathy Katterhagen Tax Office
Purchasing from foreign vendors Kassy Ellefson Procurement Services 206-543-5827
Tax including VAT Kathy Katterhagen Tax Office

Travel Teresa Athan Travel Office 206-685-9328
Visa/Immigration-Faculty/Scholars/Staff Ursula Owen International Scholars Office 206-543-1545
Visa/Immigration-Students Machelle Allman International Student Services 206-221-0329