The Budget, Finance & Investment Committee (BFI) oversees the development of strategic, long-range institutional financial plans and objectives and is involved with the assessment of the University's current and long-range financial status. BFI also oversees the formation and approval of annual budgets and the creation, implementation, and periodic review and revision of financial, treasury, investment and debt management policies. Additionally, BFI reviews and makes recommendations to the Board regarding student tuition and fees.

Trustees and Representatives


Don McCree (chair)
John Dineen (vice chair)
Suresh Garimella (ex-officio)
Susan Brengle
Robert Brennan
Kevin Christie
Kisha Kalra
Ed Pagano
Shap Smith
Catherine Toll


Jane Knodell (faculty)
Cory Teuscher (faculty)
Bob Plante (foundation)
Myron Sopher (alumni)
Joshua Tyack (staff)
Renée Berteau (staff)
Lana Al-Namee (student)
Evan Siegel (student)
Rosie Chapina (graduate student)
Alison Hall (graduate student)

Agendas and Approved Minutes

Action items endorsed by the committee and referred for board action are posted on the resolutions page upon approval.


DateAgenda & MaterialsMinutes
May 20, 2022Materials (PDF) 
February 4, 2022Materials (PDF)Minutes (PDF)



DateAgenda & MaterialsMinutes
October 29, 2021Materials (PDF)Minutes (PDF)
June 4, 2021Materials (PDF)Minutes (PDF)
February 5, 2021Materials (PDF)Minutes (PDF)


DateAgenda & MaterialsMinutes
September 25, 2020Materials (PDF)Minutes (PDF)
May 15, 2020Materials (PDF)Minutes (PDF)
January 31, 2020Agenda (PDF)Minutes (PDF)



October 25, 2019Agenda (PDF)Minutes (PDF)
May 17, 2019Agenda (PDF)Minutes (PDF)
February 1, 2019Agenda (PDF)Minutes (PDF)



October 26, 2018Agenda (PDF)Minutes (PDF)
May 18, 2018Agenda (PDF)Minutes (PDF)
April 9, 2018Agenda (PDF)Minutes (PDF)
February 2, 2018Agenda (PDF)Minutes (PDF)