Welcome to the O'Leary SSC

Carruth O'Leary [map]
2nd Floor North

Oleary_ssc@ku.edu

Ph: 785-864-5058
Fax: 785-864-8818

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O'Leary SSC Leadership

Amy Carlson

Amy Carlson
Director

Email Amy
785-864-5209

About Amy
Amy Carlson has 20 years of experience in higher education, including 9 years at the University of Kansas, where she previously worked as the Manager of Post Award Services at the Higuchi Biosciences Center.

As Director of the O'Leary Shared Service Center, Amy is responsible for cultivating an environment of outstanding customer service and accountability to the units served. She is dedicated to providing a collaborative environment, growth opportunities for staff, and effective working relationships with units across the University.


Chris Campbell

Chris Campbell
O'Leary SSC Finance/Research Manager

Email Chris
785-864-6803

About Chris
Christopher Campell has been employed at the University of Kansas since 2012. He brings 21 years of leadership and management experience to his position. As a Finance Manager at O'Leary SSC, Chris is tasked with managing the financial operational duties on behalf of O'Leary SSC units, while providing support and direction to the O'Leary Finance team. Chris is passionate about creating a positive culture in which team members strive to provide excellent customer service while growing personally and professionally.

Connie Jordan

Connie Jordan
O'Leary SSC HR Manager

Email Connie
785-864-2486

About Connie
Connie Jordan has over 20 years of experience in human resources and business management. Her KU career began in 2010 as a payroll/grant specialist with the KU Office of Research after transferring from the HR department at Kansas State University. In 2014 she accepted a position as a HR Coordinator supporting various departments within the O'Leary Shared Service Center. Connie currently serves on Staff and University Senate.

Tim Spencer

Tim Spencer
O'Leary SSC Finance/Research Manager

Email Tim
785-864-1586

About Tim
Tim Spencer has been employed at the University of Kansas full-time since 2012. Prior to joining KU, Tim taught middle school choir and high school band in the Leavenworth School District. Tim was one of the first staff hired into the Shared Service Center model in 2013, and has since served as an Accounting Specialist, Grant Coordinator and Grant Coordinator Senior. Tim has served as a Finance/Research Manager with O’Leary SSC since 2020, where he uses his background in education and skillsets in finance and research to provide support, oversight and guidance to his team members in their daily interactions with the research centers and labs they serve.

Caitlin Day Wedel

Caitlin Day Wedel
O'Leary SSC Finance/Research Manager

Email Caitlin
785-864-3961

About Caitlin
Caitlin Day Wedel has been employed at the University of Kansas since 2011. She brings 12 years of experience in business management, accounting and financial aid. As a Finance Manager at O'Leary SSC, Caitlin is tasked with managing the financial operational duties on behalf of O'leary SSC units, while providing support and direction to the O'Leary Finance team. Caitlin is passionate about creating a positive culture in which team members strive to provide excellent customer service while growing personally and professionally.


"Main Phone & Fax"

Carruth SSC
​Phone: 
785-864-4169  
Fax:      785-864-5090

Eaton Hall SSC
​Phone:  785-864-7688  
​Fax:     
785-864-5185

O'Leary SSC
​Phone:  785-864-5058  
Fax:      
785-864-8818

Strong Hall SSC
​Phone:  785-864-4995
​Fax:     
785-864-5945