Chief Financial Officer, Vice President for Finance & Administration

Chief Financial Officer, Vice President for Finance & Administration

Goucher College

Towson, MD   |   April 1, 2021

About Goucher College

Goucher College is a small, private, residential liberal arts institution in Towson, Maryland, serving approximately 1,100 undergraduate and 900 graduate and post-baccalaureate students from across the United States and 23 countries around the world. Goucher’s expansive and scenic campus is conveniently situated in the Baltimore suburbs approximately one hour by train from both Washington, D.C. and Philadelphia. Goucher’s history of innovation and commitment to social justice, innovation, and global education create a broad platform for a distinctive liberal arts education that prepares students within a broad, humane perspective for a life of inquiry, creativity, and critical and analytical thinking.

The Opportunity

Goucher College seeks a collaborative, innovative leader with exceptional financial, strategic, and interpersonal skills to join the leadership team as Vice President for Finance and Administration (CFO), reporting to President Kent Devereaux. The CFO will be the institution’s senior finance and administrative leader and will partner with the president, provost, senior leaders, and the board to provide comprehensive, strategic fiscal, and operational leadership across the College and ensure that planning, operational, and budget activities support institutional goals. The CFO will steward the long-term financial sustainability of the College’s mission to continue providing a premier liberal arts education for many years to come.


Koya Partners, the executive search firm that specializes in mission-driven search, has been exclusively retained for this engagement. Please submit information and materials here. All nominations, inquiries, and discussions will be considered strictly confidential.


Goucher College is committed to creating a campus environment where everyone is welcome and encourages applications from individuals of diverse or underrepresented communities, as well as applicants with a strong commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion.

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