Patrick J. Norton, Vice President for for Finance & Treasurer , is the chief financial officer of the college and oversees the financial and business operations of the college. Mr. Norton was appointed Vice President and Chief Financial Officer in 2008, was appointed Associate Vice President for Finance and Controller in 2006, and was appointed Controller in 2003. A graduate of The University of Texas at Austin, Mr. Norton is a Certified Public Accountant and certified treasury professional with an M.A. from Columbia University. Mr. Norton has over 22 years of experience in finance and accounting, focused in higher education, health care, and social services. Mr. Norton is licensed to practice public accounting and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, The Association of Financial Professionals, the Institute of Internal Auditors, and the National Association of College and University Business Officers (NACUBO).