Higher Education: Time & Effort reporting for Grants
Between Federal Work Study programs and Research Grants, Colleges & Universities are under constant pressure to provide accurate reporting to federal and other sponsor agencies. Kronos for Higher Education improves visibility into labor for work performed on these grants allowing institutions to:
• Make better decisions on allocation of time & effort
• Stay accountable with easy access to audit trails
• Keep watch over the status of money being spent
Meet Your Speakers
Kacie Flynn, CRA
Interim Executive Director AOA President
HSU Sponsored Programs
Kacie earned her Bachelors Degree in Art Education from Humboldt State University with a Certificate in Gallery Studies. Kacie has been with the Sponsored Programs Foundation in a number of roles since August 2010. She has earned the designation of Certified Research Administrator (CRA) from the Research Administrators Certification Council (RACC), and is currently pursuing her Masters of Science in Research Administration from Johns Hopkins University.
Kacie has been actively involved with the CSU Auxiliary Organizations Association (AOA) for several years. The members that make up the Auxiliary Organizations Association (AOA) are the auxiliaries of the 23 campuses in the California State University (CSU) system. She is currently serving as the 2020 AOA President.
Kacie focuses on building a strong and customer service focused organization that enables HSU to increase the number of proposals to a wide range of research, scholarly and creative opportunities; develop processes and practices that enhance data tracking and management of awards; and expand HSU’s outreach to other stakeholders, including other CSUs and institutions of higher learning, and community and industry partners.
Higher Education Business Consultant, Kronos
Jennifer Perkins, Higher Education Business Consultant at Kronos, helps colleges and universities with strategic workforce goals, identifying measurements of success, and implementing operational efficiencies. Prior to Kronos, she served as Director at the System Office of Higher Education for the State of Massachusetts.