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Cindy Hucks has been named Director of Budgets. Hucks has been serving as the Interim Director of Budgets and previously served as the Assistant Director of Budgets for 15 years where she was responsible for analysis, quality assurance, and forecasting the university's annual budget. In her 20 year tenure at the University of North Carolina at Wilmington, she has held the positions of Assistant Controller and Director of Resource Management for Academic Affairs.

Hucks received a BS in Accountancy from UNC Wilmington graduating cum laude where she was an active member of the business honor society Beta Gamma Sigma and the honor society Phi Kappa Phi. She is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), a Certified Professional Manager (CPM), and completed the College Business Management Institute (CBMI) certification program. Hucks earned a Master of Public administration (MPA) in December 2015 from UNC Wilmington.

Hucks will report directly to Sara Thorndike, Associate Vice Chancellor for Finance and Controller. Thorndike and Vice Chancellor of Business Affairs, Rick Whitfield, are both excited to have Hucks in this role and appreciate the work she has done in an interim capacity. Completing this search is another great step in filling critical positions in Business Affairs with the next generation Finance team.

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