Chief Financial Officer and Vice President for Administration and Finance
As the Chief Financial Officer and Vice President for Administration and Finance, Noel Sloan partners with university leaders to support growth and strategic initiatives while ensuring accountability for financial operations is maintained and risk is minimized.
In addition to managing the university's $899 million operating budget, Sloan oversees the Finance division, the Business Services division, the Auxiliary Services division, and Operations division. Sloan is also a member of the President's Cabinet.
Sloan came to Texas Tech University in 2006. Prior to being selected as the Chief Financial Officer in January 2014, Sloan served in the role of Managing Director for Financial Services & Tax. She has also served as an Adjunct Faculty member in the Rawls College of Business.
A native of Slinger, Wisconsin, Sloan received her Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting and Juris Doctorate from Baylor University. Prior to Texas Tech, she practiced law at the Congdon, Ward and Walden law firm in Waukesha, Wisconsin, focusing on corporate, tax, real estate, estate planning, and bankruptcy; served as a tax manager in the Private Client Services area of Arthur Anderson; and, practiced law in the area of estate planning at the Michael Best & Friedrich law firm in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
Sloan is a member of the State Bar of Wisconsin and is also a Certified Public Accountant in the State of Wisconsin and the State of Texas. She is a member of the National Association of College and University Business Officers, the Southern Association of College and University Business Officers, and serves as Treasurer of the Texas Association of State Senior College & University Business Officers.