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UW-Eau Claire News Bureau
Schofield Hall 218
Eau Claire, WI 54702-4004
David Gessner Named UW-Eau Claire
Business Services Director
phone (715) 836-4741
fax (715) 836-2900
web http://www.uwec.edu
e-mail newsbur@uwec.edu

MAILED: Jan. 11, 1999

EAU CLAIRE — David Gessner has been named director of Business Services at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. He began his new position Jan. 1.
Gessner served as interim director of Business Services since June 1998 after the previous director Terry Sullivan retired. Prior to June, Gessner had been associate director of Business Services since 1981. He also served as the University Budget Officer since 1997.
"David Gessner has made significant contributions to UW-Eau Claire since joining its staff in 1981," said Charles Bauer, vice chancellor of business/student services. "I am confident he will continue to make outstanding contributions to the office and university as a whole as he takes on these new responsibilities."
In his role as director of Business Services, Gessner is responsible for the organization, direction and evaluation of UW-Eau Claire's financial activities. Business Services includes general ledger accounting, budget control, financial reporting, student accounts receivable, financial aids disbursement, student loan administration and collection, accounts payable and purchasing. The director also coordinates the preparation and submission of the university's annual operating budget.
Gessner earned his bachelors and masters degrees at UW-Eau Claire.
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UWEC [Administrative Offices] [News Bureau]

Janice B. Wisner
UW-Eau Claire News Bureau
Schofield 218
(715) 836-4741
newsbur@uwec.edu

Updated: Jan. 14, 1999