Vice President for Administration and Finance
Brian Foisy began in July 2010 as the vice president for administration and finance. Foisy is responsible for business services, facilities management, Information Technology Central, human resources, financial aid and campus bookstore.
Foisy has held management positions within three higher education entities over his 17-year career. He began in 1995 with Southern Utah University, Cedar City, working in both accounting and budgeting. He was promoted to budget director in 1999 and was responsible for developing annual operating budgets, completing state management reports, performing financial projections and other administrative duties. From July 2004 to February 2008, Foisy was an assistant commissioner for financial services at the Office of the Commissioner of Higher Education in Salt Lake City. Most recently, he was the vice president for finance and administrative services for the Utah College of Applied Technology, Salt Lake City, where he managed the administrative support services for the stateís consortium of eight technical colleges.
Foisy earned his bachelorís degree in accounting from SUU in August 1997, graduating summa cum laude and as class valedictorian. He stayed at Southern Utah for his masterís degree in accountancy, graduating summa cum laude in December 2000.
Foisy and his wife Jalene have four daughters and recently celebrated their 17th wedding anniversary. He enjoys music and is always willing to match wits when it comes to movie quote trivia.