Procurement Services

Three staff from procurement, standing at a computer workstation, having a conversation.

Procurement Services is responsible for systems, processes, and support related to sourcing, contracts, purchases, and payments across the campus that enable Princeton's teaching and research mission. Our group:

  • Manages strategic contracts supporting millions in annual purchases of equipment, goods, and services. 
  • Provides the resources for sourcing and contracting in support of researchers' needs globally.
  • Provides guidance and advice to improve the effectiveness of standard University agreements, purchase requisitions, purchase orders, credit cards, and non-PO payments. 
  • Strives to optimize the value of purchases by leveraging technology, analytics, risk mitigation, and best practices in collaboration with our campus partners.
  • Supports University travelers with tools and services that promote safety, streamlined expense reporting, and cost savings.
Mohamed Ela
Executive Director, Procurement Services
Paula Bacall
Payments Manager
Kim Bello
Senior Category Manager
Prath Devre
Category Manager
Jean Durbin
Contracts Manager
Emmanuel Ebong
Senior Expense Processor
Susan Godfrey
Travel Program Coordinator
Sue Larose
Senior Expense Processor
Helen Lee
Senior Associate Director, Procurement Operations
Tara Leedom
Expense Processor
Lisa Leisinger
Gloria Lu
Senior Category Manager
Maegan Massaro
Supplier Data Specialist
Robin Mejia
Expense Processor
Julie Pope
Contracts Manager
AnnMarie Rizzi
Senior Buyer
Diana Rolan
Supplier Data Specialist
Rae Anne Romero
Quality and Compliance Analyst
Zack Stein
Senior Buyer
Michelle Thomas
Associate Director, Supplier Diversity
Victoria Valenta
Expense Processor
Carlyle Warner
Procurement Systems Administrator
Kristina Watters
Manager, Procurement Operations
Joseph Woodward
Senior Associate Director, Procurement Services
Tessa Yelenik
Manager, Procurement Services