Internal - Faculty & Staff

Controller’s Office (Accounting)

The Accounting Office stewards all financial assets at Simmons and is responsible for processing all financial transactions for Simmons. The Controller supervises this Office and reports to the Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of Simmons University.

All Accounting Policies can be found on the Simmons Policy Index, under the category of Accounting.

The Accounting Office is comprised of the following staff supporting the following services:

For General Accounting Questions:

Controller’s Office
[email protected]


For More Specific Accounting Questions, Related to the Following:

The Simmons Endowment, Trust Funds or Other Investments:

Susan Keller, Investment Accountant
[email protected]
617-521-2873

Grant Accounting

Heather Davis, Post-Award Sponsored Research Specialist
[email protected]
617-521-2242

Journal Entries, Adjusting Entries and the General Ledger

Amanda Gutowski, Controller
[email protected]
617-521-2014

Lauren Cook, Staff Accountant
[email protected]
617-521-2485

Accounts Payable

Sean Fogarty, Lead Accounts Payable Coordinator
[email protected]
617-521-2006

Eugenia Elfant, Accounts Payable Coordinator
[email protected]

2U

Amanda Gutowski, Controller
[email protected]
617-521-2014

Checks, Cash, Deposits, Payments to Simmons, Cashier transactions

Merrick Carter-Taylor, Accounting Clerk
[email protected], [email protected]
617-521-2066

Lauren Cook, Senior Accountant
[email protected]
617-521-2485

Accounts Receivable

Carlene Codling, Receivable and Loan Specialist
[email protected]
617-521-2042

Workday Finance

Jeffrey Pinkham, Assistant Vice President for Finance
[email protected]
617-521-2010

Gifts Processing

Amanda Gutowski, Controller
[email protected]
617-521-2014

Prepaid Accounts and Fixed Asset Accounting

Lauren Cook, Senior Accountant
[email protected]
617-521-2485