Kent Wiersema ’94

Kent Wiersema ’94 Vice President for Finance and Operations


Kent Wiersema is responsible for all Northwestern financial matters, including budgeting and forecasting, endowment management, financial reporting, and risk management. He serves on the finance committee of the Board of Trustees and oversees the business office, facilities management and maintenance, human resources, mailing and printing offices, and bookstore.

A Northwestern graduate, Wiersema is a CPA with more than 25 years of finance and operations experience, including in public accounting, accounting and analytics for a national student loan servicer, and management for a nonprofit health system. Prior to joining Northwestern’s leadership team, he was corporate controller at Genesis Health System in Davenport, Iowa.