Newberry Chief Financial Officer Steven Feld Steps Down

February 08, 2012

NEWBERRY, S.C., FEB. 10, 2012 -- Newberry College has announced that its Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Executive Vice President for Administrative Affairs , Dr. Steven Feld , will step down from the position effective Feb.  29.  Feld will become Chief Financial Officer at Cabrini College in Radnor, Pa.
During his time at Newberry, Feld was responsible for overseeing all business processes at the college, including financial operations, purchasing, information technology and human resources.
“On behalf of the entire campus community, I would like to thank Dr. Feld for his energetic and committed financial leadership. Newberry College has made significant gains during his tenure,” Acting President John Hudgens said in a statement.
Feld’s experience in higher education spans both public and private institutions, including the University of Pennsylvania and the University of Maryland, where he served as Executive Director of Executive Education and Executive Director of Global Ventures for the Smith School of Business. He taught for Penn's Graduate School of Education and in executive programs for such companies as Lockheed Martin and Black & Decker. Feld has also served as Chief Operating Officer for the N.Y. firm CEO Connection.

At Newberry College, Feld says he worked to “effectively manage our financial resources so we can give our students the best educational experience possible and prepare them for making a difference in the world.”

Feld holds a doctorate in Higher Education Management from the University of Pennsylvania's Graduate School of Education, an MBA in Finance from the Wharton School of Business, and an MS in Mechanical Engineering from the University of New Mexico's Farris School of Engineering.

About Newberry College: A private, residential, co-educational, college with a diverse student population, Newberry College offers baccalaureate degrees in 25 majors, 31 minors, and 31 areas of concentration. Founded in 1856 by the Lutheran Church, the college is accredited by The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education, the National Association of Schools of Music, and the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education. The college has a radio and television station, and offers 16 NCAA Division II sports. In the recent 2011 ranking of the Best Colleges in U.S. News & World Report, Newberry College placed in the top tier of regional colleges in the South. For more information, visit Contact: Elaine Delk 803 321-5147

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