Patti Banfield

Student Organization Business Coordinator, Office for Student Engagement
Phone: 607-274-3780
Office: Egbert Hall 325, Ithaca, NY 14850

As the Student Organizations Business Coordinator for the Office of Student Engagement (OSE), I manage budget and financial responsibilities for student organization operations including implementation and maintaining accounts, identifying budget needs, preparing budget reports, and reviewing and approving transactions and purchases. I also provide assistance to student organizations and advisement to the Student Governance Council Appropriations process as well as oversee travel for registered student organizations and assist with travel planning and coordination. I serve as information source for administrators, faculty, staff and students and provider student leadership development training, particularly in the area of fiscal responsibility.