After more than 30 years living in Upstate New York, Alan relocated to Portland. As the Associate Vice President for Budget and Planning, Alan oversees the University Budget Office and financial planning for the University.
Prior to Portland State University, Alan spent time in the State University of New York Budget Office, as well as many years as a financial Controller in medium and large corporations. Alan's mix of private and public finance experience provides a unique view on financial operations and systems.
Alan earned a Bachelors degree in Accounting from Clarkson University, and a Masters in Public Administration from the Rockefeller College at the University at Albany. In his free time he enjoys hiking, cycling, reading, and spending time with his wife and son.