Business and Finance

Contact Us

Downtown Campus

Downtown Campus, Room M328 
1101 S. Yakima Ave., Tacoma 
Tel: 253.680.7120 
Fax: 253.680.7121

Office Hours
Monday-Friday, 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Vice President of Administrative Services
Holly Woodmansee

Executive Assistant
Pamela Carter

Finance Director
Irina Kukharenko

Budget Director
Lela Ewing-Cross

Accounts Receivable
Alla Lyashchuk 
Keum Pak

Accounts Payable 
Lana Pashkovskiy 
Denise Holt 

Payroll Services
Debbie O'Ravez 
Keum Pak 

Contract Services Kathy Valenzuela 



Welcome to Bates Technical College's Business and Finance Department. Whether you are an employee, a student, a vendor or contractor, we are here to provide you with clear and accurate information and the best possible service.

It is our goal to provide quality financial and support services to all of our customers, whether internal or external.  We seek to effectively communicate college business practices and procedures to our internal customers and to work closely with our external customers to maintain positive business relationships.  We intend to manage the college's assets and resources with accuracy, accountability and the highest level of ethics and integrity.

2016-2017 Year-End Important Deadlines

2017-2018 Planning and Budgeting Deadlines and Forms

Financial Statements

Planning and Budgeting Committee

A Planning and Budgeting Committee has been formed this year.  This committee is comprised of the following members: Lela Ewing Cross, Pat Taylor, Andrea Samuels, Terry Amundsen, Tim Trussler, Mike Clark and ex-officio members Holly Woodmansee and Marty Mattes.  It will be the responsibility of this committee to review and recommend prioritization of supplemental budget requests for the 2017-18 fiscal year. The committee's recommendation will be shared with the College Council and forwarded to the College President for consideration.

If you have any questions please contact Holly Woodmansee, Vice President of Administrative Services at 253.680.7123 or Lela Ewing Cross, Budget Director at 253.680.7283.