Front Row (L to R): Harlan Sands, Jeanell Hughes, James Fowler, Demetrius Carmichael

Second Row (L to R): Lee Smith, Mitchell Payne, Wayne Hall, James Sears

Top Row (L to R): David Barker, Mark Watkins

Harlan Sands, JD

Senior Vice President for Finance and Administration, Chief Financial Officer, Chief Operating Officer.

Harlan Sands is Senior Vice President for Finance and Administration/Chief Financial Officer/Chief Operating Office for the University of Louisville. In this role, Harlan is responsible for financial management and administrative operations that provide support for the university's academic mission. This includes long-term financial planning, financial reporting and transparency.

Sands has direct oversight of the university's Lead Fiscal Officers and Finance/Controller office, as well as, the Business Services, Facilities Management, Audit and Compliance, Public Safety, Information Technology and Human Resources functions. He also leads the institution's newly created office of Performance Improvement & Business Analytics.

Organization Chart (PDF)

Leadership Team

David Barker

Associate Vice President for Audit Services and Institutional Compliance

Demetrius Carmichael

Director of Finance

James Fowler

Interim Chief Technology Officer

Wayne Hall

Director of Public Safety

Jeanell Hughes

Assistant Vice President for Administration and Operations, Interim Executive Director of Human Resources

Mitchell Payne

Senior Associate Vice President for Strategy and Organizational Design

James Sears

Associate Vice President for Facilities Management

Lee Smith

Associate Vice President for Performance Improvement & Business Analytics

Mark Watkins

Associate Vice President for Business Services

Support Staff

Kelly Carrico

Executive Assistant to Harlan Sands

Anna Leellen Starrett

Senior Program Assistant to Mitchell Payne

Office of Finance and Administration

108 Grawemeyer Hall

Louisville, KY 40292

Phone: 502-852-6163