Budget and Finance
Mission and Purpose
The Department of Budget and Finance is responsible for overseeing practices and policies relating to the fiscal management of the Association, including budget review, administration of grant programs, and other similar areas.
Manage and evaluate Association programs, including those funded by grants
Create new funding opportunities for students and organizations in line with the mission of the Association
Explore and pursue alternative funding strategies to increase Association resources
Establish system-wide benchmarks to help the Association and constituents evaluate performance
Engage in an inclusive, bottom-up budgeting process for the next fiscal year
Report expenditures quickly, accurately, and clearly
The Committee on Budget and Finance helps prepare the annual budget, review grant applications, and approve discretionary expenses. Delegates here help connect members of their campuses with funding opportunities.
Vice President of Budget and Finance
Jacob Newton (he/him/his), UNC Chapel Hill (contact)
Associate Vice President of Budget and Finance
Aaron Speyer (he/him/his), Western Carolina University (contact)