Budgeting and Accounting

Welcome to Lakehead University’s Budgeting & Accounting Department

Budgeting & Accounting offers assistance and provides support to all University departments with inquiries about their base budgets. We can prepare and provide various financial reports, and help with the analysis, to ensure budgets are managed in accordance with various University policies and guidelines. As well, we can assist you with gaining access to MyBudget found in MyInfo. Krista Hawe, Manager, Budgeting & Accounting, can be reached at khawe@lakeheadu.ca or 807-343-8893.

Accountant

Responsible for the financial analysis of all Operating budgets, monitoring of investments, and preparation of various internal and external financial reports. Provides support for all University departments with financial matters, including budget preparation, monitoring, analysis and adjustments. Amanda Johnson, Accountant, can be reached at agjohnso@lakeheadu.ca or 807-343-8121.

Accounting Analyst

Responsible for all functions associated with reconciliations between bank accounts and the University’s General ledger. This involves reviewing data, identifying issues and monitoring the General Ledger and all external bank accounts, U.S. exchange monitoring, cheque reconciliations, bank transfers and wire payments. Crystal Ellis, Accounting Analyst, can be reached at cellis2@lakeheadu.ca or 807-343-8336.

Financial Services at the Orillia Campus

The Business Services Officer at Lakehead University, Orillia represents the Financial Services Department in matters concerning students, vendors, and other related groups. This office is a point of contact for questions or concerns about Financial Services. Chris Gouett, Business Services Officer can be reached at cgouett@lakeheadu.ca or 705-330-4008 x 2015.