Leadership Team

Avijit Ghosh

Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, and Comptroller of the University of Illinois System

The Office of the Vice President and Chief Financial Officer has management oversight and responsibility for all financial functions and oversees all revenues, costs, capital expenditures, investments and debt. The Vice President/CFO also serves as comptroller of the university system.

Mike Bass

Senior Associate Vice President & Deputy Comptroller

The Office of Business and Financial Services (OBFS) supports the business and financial operations of the University of Illinois System and assists units in daily operations. OBFS serves the system community at all three universities.

Kelly Block

Associate Vice President for Administrative IT Services

Administrative Information Technology Services delivers enterprise-wide IT solutions and services in support of the mission critical functions of the University of Illinois. We support student services and financial aid, human resources and payroll, facilities, advancement, research administration, and finance for over 100,000 students, staff and faculty.

Gloria Keeley

Assistant Vice President for Business Services

Business Services partners and provides expertise to link the university community with solutions and resources to advance their mission. Our organization is comprised of the following units: Business Services and University Liaisons, Business Solutions and Support, Contract Services Office, System Government Costing, University Bursar and University Contract Records Office.

Brent Rasmus

Assistant Vice President, Controller

The Controller’s office is comprised of two units, University Accounting & Financial Reporting and University Payables, which serve the University of Illinois system and its universities. We support general ledger, property accounting, and financial reporting needs, as well as provide centralized adjudication and processing of payment requests.