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Executive Committee

Jeffery T. Burton, CPA

Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Jeff Burton

Department: Finance
Phone: 979.436.9226

Jeff Burton, CPA, serves as associate vice president of finance and chief financial officer. Burton is a proven leader with more than twenty years of experience building and leading financial operations within the Texas A&M University System, including multiple collaborative efforts to bring offices through extensive structural and procedural changes.

Specifically, Burton provides a direct fiscal oversight of Texas A&M Health's annual operating budget and financial reporting, along with risk and compliance, human resources and TexVet. Hallmarks of Burton's leadership are an ability to build and foster positive relationships with colleges and departments, working together to ensure financial compliance with applicable laws, policies, rules and procedures.

Throughout the legislative process Burton works in tandem with the Governmental Relations office to ensure a consistent message is communicated. Burton serves as a primary member of the Texas Association of State-Supported Senior College and University Business Officers. Burton is a licensed certified public accountant and holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in accounting from Texas A&M University.