Ashley Cacciola joined the Office of Research Administration (ORA) as a Financial Analyst in May 2023. Ashley’s responsibilities at ORA include assisting in the oversight of the pass-through entity (PTE), as well as financial analysis, including exception reports and assisting with the annual Uniform Guidance Audit. Prior to joining ORA, Ashley worked as a Financial Analyst in the central Office for Sponsored Programs (OSP). In her seven years with OSP, Ashley was deeply involved in the preparation and submission of several financial reports and invoices. Beyond that, Ashley actively engaged with clients, provided Post-Award subject matter expertise and monitored awards in accordance with sponsored terms. Ashley holds a BS in Business Administration and Management from Merrimack College.