Project Team

Organizational Chart

The Workday Student Project Team are members of the Brandeis community who have been working with our implementation partner, Huron Consulting Group, and consultants from Workday plan, design, configure, and test Workday to ensure it aligns with Brandeis University's requirements and processes.

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Executive Sponsors
  • Carol Fierke, Provost

  • Stew Uretsky, EVP Finance & Administration

Executive Council
  • Stew Uretsky, EVP Finance & Administration

  • Carol Fierke, Provost

  • Raymond Ou, Vice President of Student Affairs

  • Jim La Creta, Chief Information Officer

  • Sam Solomon, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer

  • Robin Switzer, Vice President for Human Resources

  • Roland Maher, Associate Provost of Administration & Budget

Workday Student Advisory Committee
  • Brandeis Functional Area Representatives (Registrar's Office, Student Financial Services, Admissions, Student Affairs, Student Records, etc.)

  • Brandeis School Representatives (A&S, GSAS, Heller, IBS, Rabb)

  • Brandeis Information Technology Services 

Learn more about the Workday Student Advisory Committee.

Project Management and Oversight Team


  • Anne Marando, Deputy CIO & Associate VP, Information Technology Services

  • Dan Dunphy, Student Project Manager (contractor)

  • Valerie Pirri, Workday Engagement Manager

  • Cathy Jameson, Director of ERP Operations and Implementations

Huron Consulting Group:

  • Raghu Chagarlamudi, Project Advisor
  • Ryan “Nico” Knickerbocker, Project Manager
  • Silvio Vano, Delivery Assurance Manager