Chief Financial and Administrative Officer
Jay Whitman is Chief Financial and Administrative Officer for Texas Global at The University of Texas at Austin. Jay has worked at UT Austin for 25 years starting at IC2 Institute, followed by Continuing Education, The Moody College of Communication and then Texas Global. Jay was actually a metallurgical engineering during the early part of his career with an undergraduate degree from Carnegie Mellon University and a masters at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. After six years as an engineer, he got his MBA at Carnegie Mellon University.
For six years, Jay supported research at the department level and earned his Certified Research Administrator certification which he maintains to this day. He also supports contracts extensively and earned his State of Texas certification, Certified Texas Contract Developer