Business Office Directory

McKenna Williams – mckwilli@purdue.edu –765-494-8513

Karil Sommers – kesommer@purdue.edu – 765-494-8501

Amanda Emmons – ajemmons@purdue.edu – 765-494-9253

Kris Budreau –kbudrea@purdue.edu – 765-494-4779

Holli Hunter – hhunter@purdue.edu – 765-496-6110

Jacquie Carroll – carrol13@purdue.edu – 765-494-8502


McKenna Williams – Assistant Director of Financial Affairs – Purdue Extension

mckwilli@purdue.edu –765-494-8513

Main duties:

  • Fiscally manage the Director of Extension Hard Funded Budgets of $2.4 Million
  • Communicate the policies and procedures of the University including Purchasing, Human Resources, Effort Certification.
  • Collaborate and provide oversight for the Field Extension Business Manager budget of $26Million

Karil Sommers – Field Extension, Agricultural Sciences Education & Communication (ASEC) Business Manager

Main duties:

  • Manage the Field Extension Budget of $26Million
  • Support the District Directors and Extension Director from all financial aspects.
  • Assist counties by providing financial guidance and help extension offices stay within the guidelines of the CES Handbook. (Complete the Financial Reviews out in the counties.)

Contact me if:

You don’t know who to call… I can get you to the right person within the CES Business Office or other departments.

Amanda Emmons – Extension Account Manager

Main duties:

  • Prepare and manage grants and gifts
  • Review and route miscellaneous agreements for Purdue approval and signatures

Contact me if:

You have questions regarding grants, gifts, miscellaneous agreements

Kris Budreau – Business Assistant – Field Extension and ASEC

Main duties:

  • Prepare Salary Savings for counties that have had vacancies
  • Provide support and back-up the Account Clerk IV and Account Clerk V positions
  • Approve travel for all Educators, including county mileage
  • County billings and other account management

Contact me if:

You have questions on billing or payments and I will find the answer or direct you to the correct person within the CES Business Office

Holli Hunter – Business Assistant – CES/AgIT/AgComm

Main duties:

  • Provides Business Offices support for the Program Leaders in Cooperative Extension
  • Prepares IBAT spreadsheet and account balances
  • Review/Approve travel expense reports that are supported by the Program Leaders

Contact me if:

You have questions on an IBAT or Ag Seed accounts, specific travel being covered by one of the program leaders

Jacquie Carroll – Account Clerk V

Main duties:

  • Supports Field Extension, District Offices, AgIT, AgComm and CES Administration
  • County Budgets, Contractual Services Billing Preparation and Tracking
  • Computer/Printer Lease Billing and Tracking
  • Tracking Substitute W-9 forms for 1099 Reporting

Contact me if:

You have questions regarding computer lease billing