About Us: Who We Are

Budget Administration and Operations (BAO) is a part of Administration and Finance. Navigate the links below to learn more about our purpose, our function, our team and our partners.

Who We Are

Meet our leadership and our Budget Administration and Operations team.

Our Leadership

Elena Stoian

Elena Stoian

( She/Her/Hers )

Executive Director

✉  estoian@sfsu.edu

📞 (415) 338-1463

As the executive director for Budget Administration and Operations, Elena directs the development and administration of the University budget. Elena received a bachelor's degree in Accountancy and a master's degree in Science from Gheorghe Asachi University (a program overseas) and graduated from the University of California Business Institute of Santa Barbara program. Elena comes to SF State with more than 11 years of experience as an Administrative Business Officer at San Jose State. Overall, she has over 16 years of experience in administration, physical plant financial management, capital planning and construction, operational budgeting, financial modeling and forecasting, and ERP’s implementation.

Our Team

Tiffany Cheng ( She/Her/Hers )
Senior Budget Analyst
Edwin Critchlow ( He/Him/His )
Administrative Analyst/Specialist
Nikkie Guevarra ( She/Her/Hers )
Budget Analyst
Jennifer Khuu ( She/Her/Hers )
Budget Manager
Coordinator of Budget Systems
Cesar Mozo ( He/Him/His )
Associate Director of Financial Management, Office of the Vice President & CFO
Derek Trang ( He/Him/His )
Manager, Financial & Business Operations, Office of the President & Athletics
Shumei "May" Xie ( She/Her/Hers )
Capital Budget Analyst
Bernice Yeh ( She/Her/Hers )
Senior Budget Analyst

Our Organization

Budget Administration and Operations department organization chart (updated 11/29/2021)




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