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Administration & Finance

The Administration and Finance team within the Office of Finance and Resource Management of the University of Maryland School of Medicine (UMSOM) serves as an advisory group and liaison between the University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB), University of Maryland Faculty Practices, Inc. (UMFPI), and the University of Maryland Medical Center (UMMC).

The team provides direct operational support to departments within the Dean’s Office. This support includes payroll processing, procurement, invoice payment processing, check depositing, and reporting.

The team also provides financial and administrative leadership in support of the University’s academic, research, and clinical missions. Specifically, the team provides advice and direction on budgets, policies, payroll, and financial reporting to every department within the UMSOM.

Staff Directory

Ronald M. Powell, MBA
Assistant Dean, Administration and Finance
Controller, Office of Finance and Resource Management
410-706.2607
rmpowell@som.umaryland.edu

Shin Liang, MBA
Executive Director, Finance
410-706-2880
swliang@som.umaryland.edu 

Tina Ruskey
Assistant Director, Finance and Operations
410-706-5205
truskey@som.umaryland.edu 

Nicole Lewis, MBA
Senior Financial Analyst
410-706-4526
nlewis@som.umaryland.edu 

Kyle DiSena
Budget Analyst
410-706-2885
kdisena@som.umaryland.edu 

Tammy Dinsmore
Business Operations Specialist
410-706-4852
tdinsmore@som.umaryland.edu 

Assistant Dean

Ron Powell

Ronald M. Powell, MBA