IU Treasurer MaryFrances McCourt has been named interim vice president and chief financial officer by IU President Michael McRobbie.
Her appointment will begin Jan. 1, 2013, when she will replace Neil Theobald who is leaving IU to become president of Temple University.
“MaryFrances has proved to be an extremely capable financial manager and an effective leader, and I am confident she will be able to step into this important role as the University’s top fiscal officer and succeed,” McRobbie said in a press release.
In her new role, McCourt will be the top fiscal officer of seven IU campuses. McCourt came to IU in 2005 as treasurer.
“I truly appreciate the opportunity President McRobbie has presented to me, and I very much look forward to continuing to deliver leading-edge financial management in support of his strategic plan for the University,” McCourt said in a press release.
— Sydney Murray