Meet the Instructors
Finance and Accounting team members conduct regularly scheduled UCF Financials instructor-led classes for the benefit of UCF Financials users.
Cristy Trask has a bachelor’s degree in business administration and finance and a Master of Business Administration with a concentration in finance from Keller Graduate School of Management. She brings substantial experience in financial operations, corporate purchasing cards, travel and expenses, accounts payables, accounts receivable, and account reconciliations. Her goal is to bridge the gap between the UCF Financials user community and the Travel and PCard departments.
Cristy assists with facilitation of “FPO233 – Travel Guidelines Workshop” and “FPO232 – Purchasing Card Workshop.”
Marcia is a University of Central Florida (UCF) graduate with a Bachelor of Arts in English/Technical Writing and has worked with PeopleSoft since 2000. She brings her significant experience in financial programming, documentation, and training to her Finance and Accounting position supporting UCF Financials users.
Marcia teaches “FRP230 Query Tools for UCF Financials.”
A UCF graduate with a Bachelor of Science in Liberal Studies, Mark uses his technical communication background and certification in project management to direct the production of written and web-based instructional materials for UCF Financials users. He leads regularly scheduled workshops on a variety of UCF Financials topics, and manages numerous small-scale projects in support of the UCF Financials system and the strategic goals of Finance and Accounting.
Mary Williams is a proud graduate of Strayer University with a Master of Science in Public Accounting and a bachelor’s from Columbia College with a concentration in business administration. She is adept in the use of UCF Financials for the Travel Department and brings additional experience from city and county government in PeopleSoft and processing travel reimbursements.
Mary assists with “FPO233 – Travel Guidelines Workshop.”
Melinda Martin is a proud graduate of the University of Florida where she completed a bachelor’s degree in political science and the University of Central Florida where she earned a master’s degree in instructional technology, eLearning. Her training background began in the Human Resources field in 1999. Her goal is to create engaging and effective learning experiences both online and in the classroom.
Melinda facilitates or assists with “FPO233 Travel Guidelines Workshop,” “FPO234 ePro Requisition Workshop,” and “FPO235 Advanced ePro Requisition Workshop.”
Scott Sedlak has been with Finance & Accounting since 2008 when he started as a student OPS in Vendor Payables. He moved to the PCard Department in 2012 where he gained the experience and knowledge necessary to be promoted to senior accountant over PCard in 2016. With a friendly attitude he shares his expertise and broad range of experience assisting departments and individuals daily. Scott hopes to expand your knowledge so that you can develop an efficient method for your department to make purchases.
Scott teaches “FPO232 – Purchasing Card Workshop.”