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Richard (Rick) Meyer

Richard Meyer Appointed CFO of Webster University

April 15, 2020

Richard (Rick) Meyer has been appointed Chief Financial Officer of Webster University. The CFO position is part of the University’s senior leadership team and President’s Council. A Missouri-licensed CPA, Meyer has served in the interim CFO role at Webster since August 2018. He also chairs the University’s COVID-19 Task Force, which has guided Webster’s preparation and response to the coronavirus pandemic throughout spring 2020.

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Kevin Heuser

Heuser Named Sr. Director of Information Security

June 21, 2018

Kevin Heuser has been named senior director of information security for Webster University effective June 1, 2018. This is a new and important position for the University. The security of the personal information of students, faculty and staff along with University data is a high priority of the University. Heuser brings the special skill sets needed to raise awareness and develop and implement programs to continually improve data security.

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Miller was featured in the Sept. 8-14 edition of the Business Journal

Craig Miller Honored in Diverse Business Leader Awards

September 12, 2017

Craig Miller is one of the recipients of the 2017 St. Louis Business Journal Diverse Business Leaders Awards. As Webster's director of facilities planning and management, Miller has been essential to the completion of East Academic Building and Browning Hall, among other construction and renovation projects. He was honored at the annual event Friday, Sept. 8, as well as in the Sept. 8-14 issue of the Business Journal.

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The Gorlok

Payroll Provides Plastic as New Payment Option

September 01, 2017

In an effort to create more convenience for employees, Webster will introduce the ALINE Pay Electronic Services by ADP on Sept. 1. This will be a new payment option for all student, staff and faculty employees. By moving toward a paperless payroll system through the introduction of The ALINE card, the University will also realize annual cost and time savings. See this story and the updated Payroll Office and Pay Distribution policy for details.

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Ana Karaman Named Vice President and CFO

August 17, 2016

President Elizabeth (Beth) J. Stroble and Provost, Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer Julian Schuster announced that Ana Karaman, PhD, has been named vice president and chief financial officer, effective Sept. 12, 2016. Karaman comes to Webster University after serving as vice chancellor for Administration, Planning and Finance at the University of Washington Bothell. In addition to her administrative roles, she continues a successful academic career as a faculty member in political science, international relations, comparative law, and political economy.

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Xerox Assessment Team on Site to Map Machines March 7-11

March 03, 2016

The week of March 7, Webster University, in partnership with Xerox, will be assessing the current campus work environment of the St. Louis Metro campuses (Webster Groves, Winghaven, Westport, and Gateway locations). Rick Wosmansky, the onsite Xerox representative, will accompany a small team to document important information on printers, copiers, fax machines, scanners and multi-function devices as requested.

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Interim CFO Announced

January 21, 2016

Webster University President Elizabeth (Beth) J. Stroble and Provost, Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer Julian Schuster are pleased to announce that Douglas P. Anderson has been named Interim Chief Financial Officer (CFO), effective Jan. 21, 2016. Anderson brings over 30 years of financial and senior leadership experience in both the non-profit and for-profit arenas. He served over 20 of those years in the capacity of CFO.

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Gunderson Named President of Park University

December 02, 2015

Webster University vice president and chief financial officer Greg Gunderson has been named the new president of Park University in Parksville, Missouri. He begins his new post on Jan. 15, 2016. Gunderson started at Webster in March 2011 and served on the administrative council, provost’s council, and worked closely with the president, provost and the board of trustees.

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