Finalists named for new executive vice president
Three finalists have been named for the position of executive vice president for finance, administration and operations at The Citadel.
The finalists are:
- Thomas J. Elzey, senior vice president for finance, chief fiscal officer, and treasurer at Drexel University
- Eugene A. Gilchrist, associate vice president/executive vice president, Health Affairs at the University of Louisville
- Ashok K. Roy, assistant vice president for financial services/CFO, Kennesaw State University
The candidates visited campus in the fall.
Reporting to Citadel President Lt. Gen. John W. Rosa, the new executive vice president is The Citadel’s senior, non-academic VP and functions as the college’s chief operations officer.
The person selected will supervise the vice presidents for facilities and engineering and external affairs in addition to other financial officers; and the directors of auxiliary services, human resources, information technology, procurement, public safety, governmental/community relations, and infirmary operations. The executive VP also will serve as the staff liaison to the Board of Visitors Finance Committee and to The Citadel Trust.