Brown chooses new VP for academic finance and administration

Lindsay Graham

By The Associated Press

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) _ Brown University has chosen a new vice president for academic finance and administration.         

The Ivy League school says Lindsay Graham will fill the role starting Aug. 1.
Graham is currently the executive dean for administration and finance in the division of biology and medicine at Brown.
Provost Richard M. Locke says Graham brings a valuable combination of essential skills, experience and knowledge to the role.
Graham will serve as the chief budget officer for the university's academic programs.         

He has a bachelor of science in accounting from the University of Detroit. 

He worked for the University of Michigan for 15 years.
Graham joined Brown in 2009.

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