Assistant Vice President Named for Financial Services

Published December 14, 2015

Jennifer Pesany will join UB on January 4, 2016 as Assistant Vice President for Financial Services announced Beth Corry, Associate Vice President for Business Services and Controller.

Background

“Jennifer will lead the staff of Financial Services in the development of strategic plans, budget plans and communication initiatives.”
Beth A. Corry, Associate Vice President for Business Services And Controller
Finance and Administration

Jennifer has extensive experience in operations and management working for a national manufacturer in Buffalo.  She began her professional journey as a cost accounting manager and continued to advance into a plant controller position.  She then shifted into the commercial sales division accounting management to gain invaluable knowledge on business operations.  She has strong leadership and project management abilities with proven success .

Jennifer holds both her bachelor and master degrees in accounting from UB.

 

Responsibilities

As Assistant Vice President for Financial Services, Jennifer will provide vision, motivation, coordination and support to Assistant Directors of Income Fund Reimbursable (IFR) and revenue Accounting, State Account Management and Security, Non-Sponsored Accounting and Financial Reporting and Cash Management groups. 

She will ensure continuous improvement of administrative services through re-engineering, organizational change management, new technology solutions and assessment of best practices from internal and external customers to increase productivity and effectiveness.

She will assess and implement an effective departmental internal control structure that will promote efficient and effective operations, safeguard resources and adhere to policies and requirements.