Finance and Business Services

Finance and Business Services handles student accounting, including billing, collections and financial aid disbursements. Other responsibilities include:

  • accounts payable, including vendor payments, travel processing, p-card reconciliation and review
  • fixed asset and capital project accounting
  • financial accounting and reporting
  • student residency classification determination and appeals
  • grant accounting

Finance and Business Services also manages all financial audits, including the annual financial statement audit, NCAA agreed upon procedures, PASSHE Office of Internal Audit and Risk Management (OIARA) requests and PA Auditor General requests.

Important Year End Information

336 Arts & Administration Building
400 E. Second St.
Bloomsburg, PA 17815
Fax: 570-389-3898

Office Hours - 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Key Connections

Vice President for Finance and Administration
Claudia Thrush, CPA
570-389-4012 |

Director of Budget and Finance/Controller
Debra Newman

Director of Finance and
Business Services/Student Accounts

Cathy Hadesty, CPA
570-389-4013 |

Accounts Payable Supervisor (non-student related)
Lori Olshefski
570-389-4648 |

Student Accounts Assistant
Beth Coladonato
570-389-5261 |

Financial Aid
Gisele Tobin
570-389-4588 |

Student Accounts Assistant
Tom Volkert
570-389-4804 |


Director of Budget and Finance
Eileen Pulaski
570-389-4029 |

Senior Accountant – Grant Accounting (non-student)
Dianna Burger
570-389-4647 |

Student Accounts Assistant
Susan DiLoretto
570-389-4306 |

Meals/Flex Assistant
Deb Yablonski
570-389-4407 |

Accounts Payable Assistant
Jamie Tingley
570-389-4017 |

Accounts Payable Assistant
Tina Campbell
570-389-4577 |