16:14 PM

Appointment of Associate Vice President for Business & Financial Services

I am pleased to announce the appointment of Clint Roberts to the permanent position of Associate Vice President for Business & Financial Services (BFS), effective June 15, 2018. Clint has been at CSUSM for almost five years, serving as University Controller and as the interim AVP BFS since January 1, 2018. In his role, Clint is responsible for University and Auxiliary Fiscal Services, the Budget Office, Procurement Operations & Accounts Payable, Distribution & Property Control, Student Financial Services, and Financial System Operations.

While at CSUSM, Clint has worked to establish an authentic and supportive organizational culture and facilitate an honest, respectful exchange of ideas and to encourage collaborative and fact-based decision making. He has provided engaging and thoughtful advisement to executive teams on financial, regulatory policy, and compliance matters. Clint has partnered with many areas across campus offering solutions-oriented financial and strategic guidance. He has led a variety of initiatives to enhance organization-wide fiscal performance and facilitate strong long-term financial position.

In addition to positions in public accounting as auditor and senior auditor, Clint worked with publicly traded companies, overseeing internal financial reporting as well as external regulatory and SEC reporting. He developed and maintained accounting policies in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles and regulatory standards and updates, and provided oversight of accounting processes and procedures associated with Sarbanes-Oxley and internal controls compliance.

Clint has a Master of Business Administration from Eastern Washington University, a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Sonoma State University, and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

Please join me in congratulating Clint on his continuing appointment.

Neal Hoss
Vice President, Finance & Administrative Services