Candidate Information

Welcome, NCURA Members! Please feel free to view the candidates' information below and make sure to refer back to your election ballot email to place your votes. If you have any questions, please contact Emily Ainsworth, Senior Manager, Regional and Membership Services, at ainsworth@ncura.edu or 202-466-3894.

At-Large Member, Board of Directors (two positions)

Nominated Candidates

Tolise Dailey

Johns Hopkins University





Michiko Pane

Stanford University


“It is an honor to be nominated for an At-Large Member Board of Directors position and a wonderful privilege to represent all of you, the NCURA community. Having the opportunity to serve on National and Regional committees and task forces makes me uniquely qualified for this position.” 

Read More of Tolise's Candidate Statement / Tolise's CV


“I am honored to be considered for the At-Large Member for the NCURA Board of Directors. For over 20 years, NCURA has played an important role in my career. I am committed to NCURA’s continued success as a preeminent research administration resource, providing essential learning, training, and networking opportunities to effectively support cutting edge research.” 

Read More of Michiko's Candidate Statement Michiko's CV


Hollie Schreiber

Oklahoma State University





Sinnamon Tierney

Boston University


“My commitment to NCURA is evident by my involvement at almost every level of the organization – as a new member attendee, a presenter, a committee member, a regional officer, even running back and forth to every breakout room as a seven-time member of the Tech Team. Since my first Region V meeting in 2008, I’ve had an active role in every regional meeting (even the ones I couldn’t attend) and every Annual Meeting.”

Read More of Hollie's Candidate Statement Hollie's CV


 “It is a great honor to be nominated for the At-Large Member of the Board of Directors. Through all my NCURA volunteer experience, I have gained a clear understanding of the value and importance of professional development and the power of being part of the greater NCURA community.”  

Read More of Sinnamon's Candidate Statement Sinnamon's CV



Vice President/President-Elect

Nominated Candidate

Bryony Wakefield, University of Melbourne

“I am honored to be considered for the position of Vice President/President-Elect. If elected I will uphold the NCURA mission to advance the research administration profession through education and development programs, sharing of knowledge, experience and fostering a diverse, collegial, and respected global community.”

Read More of Bryony's Candidate Vision & Goals Statement, Bryony's CV



Nominated Candidate

Robyn Remotigue, University of North Texas
Health Science Center at Fort Worth


“From the time I attended my first traveling workshop, regional meeting, and annual meeting it was clear to me that NCURA is a friendly, collegial, professional organization that values its members. Being both a member of NCURA and active in Regions III and V, has provided me with a wealth of resources and information that has been instrumental in my professional development as a research administrator.”

Read More of Robyn's Candidate Vision & Goals Statement, Robyn's CV



Nominated Candidate

Timothy Schailey, Thomas Jefferson University


“Since first acquiring my membership with NCURA in 2008, I have always felt a strong kinship to its values and membership. As an active member and volunteer, I have witnessed and admired (and still do) NCURA’s continued commitment to integrity, service, transparency, excellence, collegiality, and inclusiveness for all within the research administration community across the globe.”

Read More of Timothy's Candidate Vision & Goals Statement, Timothy's CV