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Vice President for Finance & Administration

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Application deadline: June 15, 2020

Senior Consultant: Scott Flanagan

Associate Consultant: Disa Mason

Heartland Community College, (HCC) invites applications, nominations and inquiries for the position of Vice President for Finance & Administration (VPFA).

Heartland is an open-enrollment, comprehensive community college with three regional campuses in Normal, Lincoln and Pontiac, Illinois. Heartland’s Normal campus sits on an impressive 250 acres and boasts state-of-the-art technology and modern facilities to enable learning and operations for just under 5,000 credit students and nearly 13,000 non-credit students. A talented and committed faculty and staff offer more than 50 programs of study and provide a supportive, values-based environment to help students get the most out of their college experience.  With a total annual budget of more than $70 million, Heartland is also home to a commercial grade wind turbine and Illinois’ first state-funded LEED-certified green building, as well as Sustainable Energy Systems degree and certificate programs.

As the chief business and financial officer of the College, the VPFA will provide leadership, supervision, guidance and direction for the planning and operations of the College’s fiscal, human resources, administrative services, information technology, risk management, safety and security, environmental and institutional sustainability, and facilities functions. Heartland seeks a VPFA who is strategic and creative in managing resources, has deep integrity, and is committed to inclusion, equity, and diversity as well as the values of the College.

More information about the VPFA role, position requirements, and Heartland can be found in the position profile in the Open Searches section of the Academic Search website:

The search is being assisted by Academic Search, Inc. Nominations, applications, and inquiries can be sent to: The position will remain open until filled, and applications received by June 15, 2020 are assured full consideration. For a confidential conversation about this position please contact senior consultant, Dr. Scott Flanagan ( or 608-712-2770.

HCC is an Equal Opportunity Institution

Heartland Community College affirms the value of diversity among students and employees. The College provides equal educational opportunities to all students and equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital status, status as a veteran, or any other protected status under federal, state or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of enrollment and employment.