Office of the Senior VP for Finance and Administration

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Craig Kispert is the senior vice president for finance and administration at Seattle Pacific University and SPU’s chief financial officer. In this role, he provides leadership and oversight to the areas below. 

Departments reporting to the
senior vice president

Meet Craig Kispert

Craig Kispert serves as senior vice president for Finance and Administration and chief financial officer for SPU. He is also vice chair of the Seattle Pacific Foundation. His areas of expertise include debt management, financial reporting, budget planning, and outsourced-services oversight.

Mr. Kispert has been a CPA in the state of Washington since 1994, with experience in central banking and corporate accounting prior to coming to Seattle Pacific in 1993. He received a bachelor’s degree from SPU in 1988, and an MBA from Seattle University in 1991.

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A view of SPU

SPU again ranked as a “Best National University”

For the fourth year in a row, SPU was named a “Best National University”  in U.S. News & World Report, as well as one of the top universities for campus ethnic diversity.