Meet the Staff
Dr. Ron Larsen
Phone: (406) 994-4125
Office of Fiscal Management and Administration — Oversees Budgeting, Finances and Administration, including GTA/GRA appointments and Tuition Waivers.
Director of Finance,
Budget & Administration
email: Kathy Marcinko
Office of Admissions — Responsible for the application, evaluation and admission process of all graduate students at Montana State University.
Director of Graduate Admissions
email: Melis Edwards
& Recruitment Specialist
email: Jesse Sheppard
Office of Degree Programs & Certificates — Supports graduate students from the approval of their programs of study to the acceptance of their graduation applications.
email: Lauren Cerretti
email: Emily Peters
Office of Graduate Student Affairs — Provides resources and support to all graduate students on a broad range of issues.
Director of Graduate Student Affairs
email: Donna Negaard
Office of Analytics & Systems Management - Data management and systems support including CollegeNet, DegreeWorks, The Graduate School website, statistics and reporting, and electronic theses and dissertations.
email: Laura Collins
Formatting & Degree Software Specialist
for all thesis/dissertation formatting questions