Karen Kyle

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Financial Officer
Old Main, 111
111 Old Main
University Park
University Park, PA 16802

Financial Officer, Office of the Vice President for Commonwealth Campuses, The Pennsylvania State University

  • 19 Campuses of the University reporting through the OVPCC, 5 Campus Colleges, 1 School of Professional and Graduate Studies, and the University College with 14 Campus locations
  • Functional Business Analyst, Workday Implementation, HCM and Academics, (2016-2018)
  • Functional Business Analyst, Campus Solutions Implementation, Student Financials, (2014-2017)
  • Financial Officer, Penn State Wilkes-Barre Campus, (2008-2014)
  • Member of HEUG (2014-Present) Chair Audit and Finance Committee (2017-Present)

Education: B.S. in Accounting, The Pennsylvania State University, 1982; Certified Public Accountant 1985-Present 

Professional Experience:

  • Intermountain Health Group, LTD - Sr. Accountant and Supervisor Monthly Reporting and Accounts Payable (2003-2007)
  • Suby, Von Haden & Associates, Brookfield, WI - Senior Accountant, Small Business Accounting and Tax (2001-2003)
  • Wilkes University, Special Budget Assistant to the Vice President of Academic Affairs (1994-1999)
  • Elected President and School Director, Dallas School District, Dallas, PA (1995-2000) (2005-2014)
  • PSDLAF, Pennsylvania School Districts Liquid Asset Fund, Board Member (2012-2014)
  • Regional Director, Pennsylvania School Boards Association, Executive Board Member, Audit Committee & Membership Participation Taskforce (2005-2012)
  • PICPA Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants, member (1989-Present)
  • Auditing and Small Business Accounting, Parente, Randolph & Associates, Wilkes-Barre, PA (1984-1986)
  • Public Accounting and Auditing, Price Waterhouse, Philadelphia, PA (1982-1984)
  • Founding Board Member and Treasurer, Back Mountain Recreation Inc. 501c(3)