Department Staff

    • Alisabet Valdes – Business Manager
      Major areas of responsibility: accountant for the E&G and Foundation funds within the department, faculty and staff appointments, Department security coordinator
      Email: valdes [ at cs dot fsu dot edu ], afvaldes [ at fsu dot edu ]
      Office: 253A Love
      Phone: 644-5450
      Work Hours: 8:00AM-5:00PM
    • Jaden Austin – Departmental Administrative Assistant
      Major areas of responsibility – Assist department chair, assist professors with promotion and tenure binders, input Assignments of Responsibilities in OMNI, make arrangements for special events, maintain office supply inventory, timesheet management, key disbursement, manage travel and other reimbursements.
      Email: jaustin [ at cs dot fsu dot edu ]
      Office: 253 Love
      Phone: 644-2644
    • Daniel Clawson – Graduate Coordinator
      Major areas of responsibility: Processing applications for graduate admission and financial aid, sending acceptance and rejection letters to graduate student applicants, tracking status of current graduate students, and general assistance to the chair
      Email: clawson [ at cs dot fsu dot edu ]
      Office: 203E Love
      Phone: 645-4975
    • Edwina Hall – Administrative Associate
      Major areas of responsibility: E&G “OPS” payroll certifications, OPS appointments, purchase orders through Spearmart
      Email: ehall [ at cs dot fsu dot edu ]
      Office: 253C Love
      Phone: 644-0672
      Work Hours: 8:00AM – 5:00PM
    • Amy Sanderson – Academic Advisor
      Major areas of responsibility: Undergraduate advising for freshmen/sophomore Computer Science majors, CS minor, non-major information.
      Email: aesanderson [at fsu dot edu]
      Office: 203C Love
      Phone: TBA
      How to Schedule an Appointment: Log in to my.fsu.edu and click the “CC” icon at top left. Click “Schedule Advising.” Choose your service and advisor.
      Appointments for Non-Majors: Log in to my.fsu.edu and click the “CC” icon at top left. Click “Schedule Advising.” Click “learn about another major,” then “Computer Science Advising.”
      Note: Summer 2021 academic advising is conducted virtually through Zoom. Current FSU students may make appointments via Campus Connect. Zoom link and meeting ID are listed in availability in CC.
    • Lauren Higbee – Academic Program Specialist
      Major areas of responsibility: Undergraduate advising for junior/senior Computer Science majors, progress checks, graduation clearances, major certification, etc.
      Email: lhigbee [at fsu dot edu]
      Office: 203D Love
      Phone: 850-644-8700
      How to Schedule an Appointment: Log in to my.fsu.edu and click the “CC” icon at top left. Click “Schedule Advising.” Choose your service and advisor.
      Appointments for Non-Majors: Log in to my.fsu.edu and click the “CC” icon at top left. Click “Schedule Advising.” Click “learn about another major,” then “Computer Science Advising.”
      Note: Summer 2021 academic advising is conducted virtually through Zoom. Current FSU students may make appointments via Campus Connect. Zoom link and meeting ID are listed in my availability in CC.
    • Lori McFadden – Grants Compliance Analyst
      Major areas of responsibility: Accountant for the grant funds within the department, pre and post award, C& G payroll certifications
      Email: mcfadden [ at cs dot fsu dot edu ]
      Office: 253B Love
      Phone: 850-644-8598
      Work Hours: 8:00AM – 5:00PM
    • Barbara Twyman – Administrative Associate
      Major areas of responsibility: Course creation and scheduling, academic space scheduling, assisting undergraduate and graduate advisors, submitting course book orders and course evaluation forms, serves as back-up key manager
      Email: twyman [ at cs dot fsu dot edu ], btwyman [ at fsu dot edu ]
      Office: 203B Love
      Phone: 850-644-2360
    • Bobby Roy – System Administrator
      Major areas of responsibility: Assist in the management of computing and network resources
      Email: roy [ at cs dot fsu dot edu ]
      Office: 208E MCH (Carothers)
      Phone: 644-0516
      Work Hours: 7:30am – 4:30pm