Mission Statement

The Division of Planning, Budget, and Human Resources promotes a healthy university capable of achieving student success through effective planning, evaluation, and management of UVU's human, financial, and information resources.

Strategic Objectives

  • Provide timely and accurate information and recommendations to support effective and informed university decision making and communications.
  • Provide centralized processes, systems, and education to secure resources, expand information awareness, improve decision making capabilities, and promote equity across the university. 
  • Fulfill UVU's compliance duties within the division's scope of responsibilities through consistent institutional practices, adherence to legal and regulatory requirements, and responsiveness to stakeholders. 
  • Recruit, retain, and develop a knowledgeable and professional staff that supports centralized services and cross-campus collaboration. 

Leadership Team

Linda Makin

Linda Makin

Vice President
Planning, Budget & Human Resources

Marilyn Meyer

Marilyn Meyer

Associate Vice President
Human Resources

801.863.6076 Marilyn.Meyer@uvu.edu Professional page
Stacy Fowler

Stacy Fowler

Administrative Assistant
Planning, Budget & HR

Laura Carlson

Laura Carlson

Director
Equal Opportunity & Affirmative Action

Jeffrey Johnson

Jeffrey Johnson

Director
Effectiveness & Planning

Tim Stanley

Tim Stanley

Director
Institutional Research

Cara O'Sullivan

Cara O'Sullivan

Director
Policy Office

Ellen Sweat

Ellen Sweat

Director
Budget Office