Richard Porreca

Richard Porreca

Richard Porreca

Biography

UCAR
UCAR Trustee Candidate
Richard Porreca
The Members Nominating Committee is pleased to
present Richard Porreca as a candidate for the
UCAR Board of Trustees. Mr. Porreca is the
Senior Vice Chancellor and Chief Financial Officer
at the University of Colorado at Boulder (UCB). Mr.
Porreca has a long and varied history of service at
UCB, including acting as Vice Provost and Chief
Information Officer and Assistant Vice Chancellor
for Student Affairs/Dean of Students. As such, Mr.
Porreca would bring a wealth of experience to the
UCAR Board of Trustees, most importantly in the
area of financial expertise.
Mr. Porreca has the
experience needed to provide the Board and UCAR with expert advice. In
addition, he has a deep understanding of the challenges and opportunities facing
the university community.
Professional Experience
Senior Vice Chancellor and Chief Financial Officer: University of Colorado at
Boulder
April 2001 – Present
Specific line responsibilities include strategic planning, budget planning and
management, financial services, institutional research, university
communications, information technology, governmental relations, police and
public safety, environmental health and safety, business services, human
resources, facilities planning and capital construction, physical plant
management, real estate, enrollment management services, and intercollegiate
athletics operations. Principal advisor to the Chancellor and member of the
Cabinet and University Executive Committee; position serves as the senior
non-academic operating officer.
Vice Provost and Chief Information Officer (Interim): University of Colorado at
Boulder
July 2007 – Present
Concurrent with responsibilities as Senior Vice Chancellor, provide oversight for
university-wide academic, research, and administrative computing and
technology services. CIO position recruitment is underway in spring 2009, and
position will report to CFO position.
Vice Chancellor for Budget and Finance: University of Colorado at Boulder
July 1999 – March 2001
Executive Director of Planning, Budget and Analysis: University of Colorado at
Boulder
July 1994 – June 1999
Assistant Vice President for Budget and Finance (Interim): University of Colorado
System
January 1993 - June 1994
Assistant Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs (Dean of Students): University of
Colorado at Boulder
July 1990 - January 1993
Assistant to the Vice Chancellor for Administration: University of Colorado at
Boulder
July 1986 - July 1990
Director of Benefits and Records (Interim): University of Colorado at Boulder
November 1988 - June 1989
Senior Policy and Budget Analyst: University of Colorado at Boulder
April 1983 - June 1986
Management Intern: University of Colorado at Boulder
January 1982 - March 1983
Education
B.A., English, Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts, 1981
Graduate Studies, Public Policy Analysis, University of Colorado at Boulder
Selected Professional and Community Activities
Boulder Economic Council 1999-present, Vice Chair 2006-2008, Executive
Committee 2009
• Boulder Community Hospital, Board of Directors, Finance and Investment
Committee, Compensation Committee, Planning Committee, Audit Committee – chair,
2007-present
• Boulder Chamber of Commerce, Board of Directors 2002-2008, Executive
Committee 2004-2007, Board Chairman 2006, Past Chairman 2007
• Universities UK
• 2008 Invited speaker addressing 30 university presidents from the United
Kingdom: American Universities Operating and Business Models
• Smithsonian Institution: National Museum of Natural History – consultant on
business and financial operations, 2007
• NACUBO – National Association of College and University Business Officers
• 2008-2009 Community Colleges Task Force
• Research Universities Council 2004-2008, council chair 2006-2008
• 2004 Annual Meeting presenter: State Funding Relations
• 2006 Business Officer magazine article contributor
• 2006 NACUBO CFO survey project – principal investigator
• 2006 Annual Meeting presenter: Privatization of Public Universities
• 2007 Annual Meeting presenter: Affiliates and Foundation Relationships
• 2008 Business Officer magazine article contributor
• 2008 Annual Meeting presenter: Enterprise-wide Risk Management
• 2009 Annual Meeting presenter: Financing Higher Education in the Current
Economy
• NASULGC – National Association of State Universities and Land Grant
Colleges
• Business Council – 2003-present, Executive Committee 2008 - present
• 2003 Annual Meeting presenter: Financing Sponsored Research Facilities
• 2005 Annual Meeting presenter: Colorado Opportunity Fund (state voucher
programs)
• WACUBO – Western Association of College and University Business Officers
• Research, Comprehensive, and Doctoral Universities Council 2004-2006
• 2006 Annual Meeting presenter: Trends in Higher Education Funding
• AASCU – American Association of State Colleges and Universities
• 2002 Legislative Relations Conference, invited speaker: Making the Case
for State Support
• University of Wisconsin Board of Regents, invited speaker: Emerging tuition
trends, 2001
• University of Colorado Cardio-Vascular Institute, Board of Directors, 2000-2007
• Boulder City Council Task Force on Economic Sustainability 2001
• Boulder Convention and Visitors Bureau 2006
• City Manger’s Economic Vitality Group 2005-2008
• Boulder Valley Youth Hockey Association, Board of Directors 1999-2008, Vice
President 2004-2008; Boulder Hockey Foundation, Board of Directors, Finance
Committee – chair 2009
• Volunteer Connection of Boulder County, Board of Directors and Treasurer,
1991-1994

Overview
Career Highlights

University of Colorado - Boulde

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Number of Boards

2

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Former Vice Chairman at Boulder Community Hospital

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Vice Chairman at Boulder Community Hospital

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Former Executive Director & Chief Executive Officer at Boulder Community Hospital

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Pathologists at Boulder Community Hospital

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Co-Founder at Boulder Women’s Care

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Member, Board of Directors at Boulder Community Hospital

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Board Member at Boulder Community Hospital

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Member, Board of Directors at Boulder Community Hospital

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Board Member at Boulder Community Hospital

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Member, Board of Directors at Boulder Community Hospital

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Trustee-At-Large
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