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 Announcement: Joe Stewart Appointed as

UNCW Director of Budgets and Financial Analytics

Dear Colleagues,

It is my pleasure to announce that Joe Stewart has accepted our offer to be the Director of Budget and Financial Analytics within the Business Affairs division at the University of North Carolina Wilmington. In this role, Joe will also serve as a member of the Finance Leadership Team.

Joe brings to the position 12 years of University-specific experience and over 26 years in the finance arena. He began his career in University Finance in 2006 as the Director of the Capital Budget Office and Facilities Finance at Duke University where he provided financial oversight and analysis of capital projects, prepared and presented capital reports for the Board of Trustees, and managed the University’s capital project approval process. His professional experience in these roles, which includes extensive accounting and financial assessment knowledge, policy and procedure development, and supervisory and technical expertise, will contribute greatly to his success as he assumes the role of UNCW Director of Budget and Financial Analytics.

Prior to his work with Duke, Joe served as a Captain in the United State Army (1988-1994) and several different consulting and constructions companies in key positions such as: Controller, Senior Managing Consultant, Principal and General Manager, President. He holds a B.S. from West Virginia University and an M.A. from Duke University.

Joe will begin his role as Director of Budget and Financial Analytics within Business Affairs on Monday, January 13, 2020. 

Thank you,

Associate Vice Chancellor for Finance Dana Harris


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