Institute at Brown for Environment and Society

Paula Francis

Grants and Contracts Specialist

Biography

Paula processes both daily and long-term financial transactions conducted within IBES in accordance with grant and institutional budgets. Her work includes managing payroll, processing reimbursements, and supporting Bonnie Horta, Institute Manager, in the preparation of all financial reports. Paula assists Matt Margetta, Manager of Grants and Contracts, by organizing and compiling new grant proposals in order to facilitate the effective allocation of funds toward innovative research activities. She is also in charge of arranging all travel connecting with research activities.