Accounting Welcomes New Controller

Sent to the AFS-Update Mailing List on Feb. 20, 2020

Lori HuseinLast month, Vice Chancellor and CFO Ron Cortez announced that Lori A. Husein had accepted the position of controller and assistant vice chancellor of Accounting & Fiscal Services. Lori joined UCI in July 2019 with over 30 years of financial experience.

A certified public accountant, she brings significant experience in higher education financial management and strategy, and previously served as vice president of Finance and Administration for Sweet Briar College, vice president of Finance and Administration, Claremont University Consortium, and vice president and controller at Loyola Marymount University. She holds a B.A. in economics and accounting from Claremont McKenna College.

We extend our sincerest appreciation to Brian Fahnestock, who served as interim assistant vice chancellor of Accounting & Fiscal Services. Brian has returned to his role as special assistant to the CFO and vice chancellor, continuing to lead special projects for Accounting and Fiscal Services.

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