About the Vice President
Dr. Susan Stephenson was selected to be the Vice President for Business, Finance, and Facilities in January, 2013. She provides leadership and oversight for the institution's budget process, auxiliary services, financial services, procurement and contracts, campus building and grounds, and the campus master plan implementation. She is also the institution's liaison to the newest direct support organization, UWF Business Enterprises, Inc. (BEI). She serves as the University's Chief Financial Officer.
She has worked in higher education administration for over 20 years. Prior to coming to Pensacola as the Executive Director of the UWF Foundation in 2005, she held a variety of administrative positions at the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville.
Susan has a Master in Business Administration and a Doctorate in Higher Education Administration, both from the University of Arkansas. She earned her Certified Public Accountant in Arkansas in 1990. She is also a certified internal auditor and a certified fraud examiner.
Dr. Stephenson has also taught courses in the Master of Education in College Student Affairs Administration, M.Ed. program and the Bachelor of Arts, Criminal Justice program.