New Vice President for Business & Financial Affairs, Donna Nance, welcomed by SNU


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BETHANY, OK --- Southern Nazarene University (SNU) welcomes Mrs. Donna Nance, as the University’s New Vice President for Business & Financial Affairs. Nance began her duties at SNU on March 1, 2007.

Dr. Loren Gresham, President of the university announced to the SNU community in January that following interviews and committee assessment, Nance was offered the position and had accepted the job.

Nance is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) with a Masters of Business Administration (MBA) degree from Oklahoma City University.

Nance attended Hope College, Michigan, graduating with a degree in Finance. She returned to Oklahoma and started her employment with the State Auditor’s and Inspector’s Office. Nance spent 4 years in the State office before moving to the college arena. Nance accepted a position at Oklahoma City Community College, where she has served in a variety of positions over the past 11 years. Her most recent position was as the Chief Financial Officer at OCCC.

Nance grew up in Moore and attended Moore High School. It was there that she met her future husband, Barry. The two married after college and now have two sons. The Nance family attends Trinity Church of the Nazarene. Donna serves as the Bible Quiz Director and her husband Barry serves as the Director of the Children’s Choir.

“They are people with deep commitment to Christ, and to the Church of the Nazarene,” said Gresham.

Donna Nance was named to this position following the recent retirement of Don Billings.