Averett University names new VP and CFO
Don Aungst was most recently CFO at Susquehanna University.
Averett University announced Thursday that Don Aungst has become the university’s new vice president and chief financial and operating officer. He started at the Danville college this month.
Aungst was most recently the CFO at Susquehanna University in Pennsylvania. He has more than 30 years of experience in higher education leadership positions. He has also worked with Capital University, Upper Iowa University and Mercy College.
During his career, he has worked in institutional planning, data analysis, budgeting and financial modeling, facilities master planning, risk management, debt management, investment and endowment management, human resources, auxiliary services, information technology and security operations.
He earned his bachelor of science degree in accounting with a concentration in computer science from Shippensburg University in Pennsylvania. He is also a certified public accountant and has served on the boards of the National Association of College and Business Officers, the Eastern Association of College and University Business Officers and ELCARM Inc.