Director of Finance and Administration
Lori Bush was promoted to the newly created position of Director of Finance and Administration, effective January 1, 2016. In this role, Lori is responsible for the oversight of all financial, administrative and technical functions of the division, including budgeting; human resources; and physical infrastructure. Additionally, she is involved in strategic planning and internal initiatives such as the replacement of the current campus ID card with the Irish1Card. She manages the Segura Arts Studio; Cedar Grove Cemetery; Campus Card Office and the newly created position of Auxiliary Operations Business Analyst. She also manages the division's partnership with OIT; chairs the Auxiliary Operations Business Managers and Safety Committees; represents the division on Team Apex; and serves as a liaison with Audit and Advisory Services and the Office of Budget and Planning.
Prior to joining the University, Lori served as deputy-treasurer for the Penn-Harris-Madison School district. In this role, she assisted in all facets of the budgeting, accounting and investment activities for the Corporation. She frequently gave presentations throughout the State of Indiana on preparation of state audits.
Lori is a graduate of Bethel College with both B.S. and M.B.A. degrees. She majored in organizational management and minored in accounting. She is a board member and treasurer of United Health Services.
Lori and her husband, Steve, reside in Osceola, Indiana. They have two sons and four grandchildren.