Staff Biographies

Grant Accounting

Stan Zimmermann, Director
(973) 655 - 7172
zimmermanns@mail.montclair.edu

Stan joined the Montclair State Community in November of 2015 after spending a majority of his professional life in higher education. Prior to Montclair State, Stan held positions with Stevens Institute of Technology (Senior Director of Post Award Operations), University of California-San Francisco (Director of Extramural Funds/Capital Accounting‌ Manager) and the University of Houston (Sr. Accountant for Auxiliary Services). In addition to his service in higher education, Stan has also worked for such companies as The Gap, Levi Strauss and Restoration Hardware. He received his Bachelor's Degree in Accounting from the University of Houston.


 Rosa Cordova, Grant Accounting Manager
(973) 655-5245
cordovar@mail.montclair.edu

‌Rosa Cordova joined the Montclair State Community in November of 2015. Rosa brings over 11 years of experience in post award operations, including: invoicing, cash management and internal and external financial reporting, acting as the primary client relationship manager for principal investigators and their staff. Rosa strives to provide the technical expertise, leadership and customer service necessary and effectively manages both public and private grants and contracts. Rosa is well versed in Federal Grants Management guidelines and requirements (FAR-A133,A-21). Prior to MSU, Rosa was Financial Analyst at New York University and Stevens Institute of Technology. Rosa has a BA in Accounting from New Jersey City University, an MBA in Finance and an MS in Accounting from Saint Peter's University.

 

Christine Singh, Senior Grant Accountant
(973) 655-3627
singhc@mail.montclair.edu

Christine joined Montclair State University in February of 2016. Prior to joining MSU, Christine was an Accounting Manager for a group of charter schools in New York City where she oversaw all of the day to day financial operations, developed and maintained the budget and managed all federal, state and private funding awarded to the schools. In addition to working in the private industry, Christine has also spent a number of years working as an auditor with a public accounting firm in which she has provided audit and attest services to a variety of clients in the manufacturing, telecommunications and not for profit industries. She has worked on A-133 audits from the public and private side and is skilled in working with external, state and private monitoring agencies on audits of awarded monies. Christine received her BA in Accounting from Bernard Baruch College, City University of New York.


  William L. Jones, Grant Accountant
(973) 655-3379
jonesw@mail.montclair.edu

Bill Jones is currently a Grant Accountant in the Finance and Treasury Department. He came to Montclair State in 2008. He is in charge of expenditure compliance for all projects and is the main liason with the Accounts Payable and Procurement Departments. Before joining Montclair State, Bill was the Office and Accounting Manager for a medium size Property Care Corporation. Prior to that, he was a Financial Statement Analyst for many years at Enterprise Rent-A-Car. Bill earned his Bachelor's Degree from Fordham University in 1995.