Meet Our Team

GCO Departmental Assignments

Authorizing Organization Representatives

Jessica R. Moise
Grants and Contracts Officer
Senior Associate Dean for Sponsored Programs
Tel: 212-824-8300

Amanda Amescua, CRA
Director, Grants and Contracts
Tel: 212-824-8300

Rebecca Balentine
Associate Director, Grants and Contracts
Tel: 212-824-8300

Hadijah Vactor
Director, Grants and Contracts
Tel: 212-824-8300

Education

Allison Gottlieb, MS
Director, Sponsored Programs Education
Tel: 212-605-8678

Grants Specialists

Ana Aragon Tello
Grants Specialist I
Grant Review
Tel: 646-605-8687

Edwin Berrios
Grants Specialist I
Grant review
Tel: 646-605-8672

Laura Craven 
Senior Grants Specialist
Grant review, liaison to BRANY
Tel: 646-605-8665

Nkechi Eneh
Grants Specialist I
Grant review
Tel: 646-605-8654

Althea Fenton-Humphreys 
Senior Grants Specialist
Grant review
Tel: 646-605-8674

Christine Lee
Senior Grants Specialist
Grant review
Tel: 646-605-8685

Jennifer (Jen) Pan 
Senior Grants Specialist
Grant review
Tel: 646-605-8660

Renee Peele 
Senior Grants Specialist
Grant review
Tel: 646-605-8653

Sarah Sanders 
Grants Specialist II
Grant review
Tel: 646-605-8682

Victoria Speziale
Grants Specialist II
Grant review
Tel: 646-605-8684

Michelle Yoon 
Senior Grants Specialist
Grant review
Tel: 646-605-8681

Contract Specialists

Belkis Guardado 
Senior Contracts Specialist
Review and negotiation of award agreements, site agreements and subawards, liaison to Mount Sinai IP
Tel: 646-605-8688

Christina Lin 
Senior Contracts Specialist
Review and negotiation of award agreements, site agreements and subawards, liaison to Mount Sinai IP
Tel: 646-605-8668

Judith Murray
Senior Contracts Specialist
Review and negotiation of award agreements, site agreements and subawards, liaison to Mount Sinai IP
Tel: 646-605-8658

Aleeka Wade
Senior Contracts Specialist
Review and negotiation of award agreements, site agreements and subawards, liaison to Mount Sinai IP
Tel: 646-605-8686

Coordinators 

David Dalton
Grants Coordinator I
Grant application acceptance, reviewer assignments, follow-up on pending, expired and incomplete projects, mail and other correspondence, initiate administrative approvals, human subject certification look-up
Tel: 646-605-8663

Hashley Heriveaux
Grants Coordinator
Grant application acceptance, reviewer assignments, follow-up on pending, expired and incomplete projects, mail and other correspondence, initiate administrative approvals, human subject certification look-up
Tel: 646-605-8689

Jahaira Ramirez
Grants Coordinator I
Grant application acceptance, reviewer assignments, follow-up on pending, expired and incomplete projects, mail and other correspondence, initiate administrative approvals, human subject certification look-up
Tel: 646-605-8683

Claribel Santos 
Administrative Coordinator
Grant application acceptance, reviewer assignments, follow-up on pending, expired and incomplete projects, mail and other correspondence, initiate administrative approvals, human subject certification look-up
Tel: 646-605-8661

Robyn Owens
Contracts Coordinator
Maintain and update CDA tracking log, maintain centralized contracts mailbox, process executed agreements, prepare outgoing subawards for signature, and follow-up with Mount Sinai IP regarding outstanding contracts.
Tel: 646-605-8675