Andy Burcham named Chief Fiscal Officer at Lubbock Christian College | KLBK | KAMC

LUBBOCK, Texas (Press Launch) — The pursuing is a push release from Lubbock Christian University:

Lubbock Christian College (LCU) is delighted to announce the appointment of Andy Burcham as the new Main Money Officer (CFO) for the college. Burcham arrives to the college from the City of Lubbock, in which he has served as the City’s CFO and most a short while ago as the Assistant Director of Electric Utilities and CFO for Lubbock Electrical power & Gentle.

Andy is a native of Lubbock, holding a business degree from Lubbock Christian College (’90) and an MBA from Texas Tech College. He served as CFO for the City of Lubbock from 2008 via 2012. Burcham served as Assistant Vice Chancellor for Treasury and Cash Administration at the Texas Tech College Technique from April of 2012 till his choosing by LP&L in September of 2013.

“After a national look for that surfaced a amount of impressive candidates from throughout the country, we found our new CFO ideal below in Lubbock,” stated President Scott McDowell. “Andy brings a sizeable quantity of broad economical abilities together with a distinctive combine of consumer targeted working experience that helps make him the suitable candidate for this role. Blend these qualifications with his deep connections to the Lubbock local community and his spouse and children roots right here at LCU and it is tricky to consider a much better in good shape. We appear ahead to Andy signing up for our group and helping us strengthen our determination to currently being Lubbock’s Christian College.”

As the CFO for the university, Burcham will work specifically with President McDowell and will lead all monetary operations of the institution, together with the development of small and extensive-expression fiscal and operational techniques to fulfill the challenging traits in greater education and learning. Serving as a member of the Senior Leadership Team, he will assist President McDowell in the active economic management of the establishment. System obligations include things like budgeting, accounting, and reporting for all functions financial investment of functioning and endowment resources and economic oversight of funds projects.

“I am pretty honored to have been picked to direct the financial operations of Lubbock Christian College,” Burcham shared relating to his current appointment. “My father taught at the college for 38 years, and my spouse and I spent 4 yrs there as undergraduate pupils – LCU is a incredibly distinctive place to me and my household. As an alumnus, I have a deep wish to see the university do well, and I glimpse ahead to working with the fantastic workforce there to continue the results of people who have come just before me.”

Burcham brings around 20 decades of expertise primary municipal and higher schooling economical functions, which includes accounting, finance, purchasing, human resources, chance administration, treasury administration, cash funding, company enhancement, and purchaser company.

Burcham will be changing Al Roberts who is retiring from the position. Prior to operating at LCU, Roberts skilled a distinguished and effective 30-calendar year career in telecommunications, occupying executive positions within just Verizon, Qwest, and Century Url. Roberts has been serving the university in many leadership roles because 2010, when he initial became a member of the Lubbock Christian University Board of Trustees. He then served as President of the LCU Basis, and a lot more lately, he served as one particular of the members of the Presidential Interim Management Workforce. Soon after the appointment of Dr. Scott McDowell as LCU’s seventh president, Roberts served as the university’s CFO. His experienced knowledge, experience, and management have been a must have in contributing to the momentum that is being knowledgeable by LCU.

(Press launch from Lubbock Christian College)