Office of the VP for Finance and Administration

Demaray Hall

Donald Mortenson is the interim vice president for finance and administration at Seattle Pacific University. In this role, he provides leadership and oversight to the areas below. 

Departments reporting to the vice president

Donald Mortenson, interim vice president for finance and administration

Meet Don Mortenson

Don Mortenson graduated from Seattle Pacific College and, after working in public accounting for many years, returned to the University in 1980 to serve as the University’s controller. During his 38-year tenure at the University, he served in a variety of finance, business, planning, and administrative roles. He retired from his position as senior vice president for Planning and Administration in 2018.

He accepted the University’s offer to serve as interim vice president for Finance and Administration, beginning that role on Jan. 3, 2022.

Office Staff

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.