Our People

November 9, 2018
Jennifer Farr Joins UBC Finance as Strategic Sourcing Manager
Supply Management & Financial Operations is pleased to welcome Jennifer Farr, who will be leading the unit’s new Strategic Sourcing team. The team, which has been created as part of Financial Operations’ procurement modernization initiative, will identify and implement opportunities to deliver value by leveraging UBC’s buying power and establishing preferred vendors and contracts to […]

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November 8, 2018
Manon Harvey appointed Director, Integrated Planning and Chief Budget Officer
Manon brings to UBC Okanagan more than two decades of experience and leadership at the Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI), where she ensured the integrity of all aspects of the organization’s financial dealings and the $7 billion entrusted to the CFI by the Government of Canada.

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November 1, 2018
Robert Sochowski joins Building Operations as the Manager, Maintenance Planning
Robert will be responsible for developing and implementing proactive maintenance planning strategies to support excellence in research and learning.

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October 29, 2018
Curt Steckhan joins UBC Finance as Procurement Services Manager
Curt is a Certified Professional Public Buyer (CPPB) with an MBA from UBC, who has many years of experience in public procurement and management.

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October 19, 2018
Get to know: Steven Lee, Facilities Planner with Infrastructure Development
In the 10 years Steven Lee has been with UBC, he has learned to explore — from classroom needs to Malaysian sandbars — and to take the time and listen to what others have to say — from his toddler to visionary leaders.

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