Director of Academic Budget and Resources

Edward Draper
Director of Academic Budget and Resources
20 Washington Place, Room 436

The Director of Academic Budget and Resources develops and maintains the academic operating budget, supervises and coordinates the capital planning process for academic projects, and addresses the facilities needs of academic areas, including shared making facilities. The Director serves on the Facilities and Budget Councils and reports to the Provost.

The Director and  Senior Budget Analyst meet bi-annually with department and division staff to develop and monitor academic budgets; provide training on budget, budget tools and RISD’s accounting and operations policies; and support Digication.


Who reports to the Director of Academic Budget and Resources?

Janine Connelly
Senior Budget Analyst

David Chandler
Media Resources Coordinator

David Kim
Co-Works Technologist and Inter-Department Project Manager

Al Chin
Audio Video Technical Assistant, Fletcher Building

Tucker Houlihan
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