Costa Mesa, CA, January 19, 2015 – Vanguard University’s tenth president, Dr. Michael Beals, announced on Thursday the appointment of chief financial officer, Jeremy Moser `97, MBA `04. Moser joins the Vanguard University cabinet alongside the newly appointed vice president for administration and public affairs, Kelly Kannwischer, and Justin McIntee `98, MBA `08, vice president for university advancement.
“I am excited to announce these new cabinet-level positions, which support the university’s goals of equipping each student for a Spirit-empowered life of Christ-centered leadership and service,” said Dr. Michael Beals, Vanguard University president. “We have a strong team as we enter the New Year at Vanguard.”
As chief financial officer, Jeremy Moser is responsible for banking, budgeting, insurance, investments and risk management at Vanguard, overseeing human resources, accounting operations and fiscal management. In addition to being a former university trustee, Moser has served as manager of global financial planning and forecasting at Capital Group as well as on audit committees and financial boards throughout Southern California. Moser is a two-time Vanguard alum, with a Bachelor of Arts in accounting and finance, and Masters in business – organizational leadership.
Kelly Kannwischer will continue working at the cabinet level, providing administrative and planning leadership to university operations. Kannwischer will also support and enhance the university’s ability to achieve is core mission by maintaining outstanding facilities and infrastructure, which includes effective and efficient support services for students, faculty, and staff. In addition, the VP for administration and public affairs role includes promoting and managing the university’s brand through marketing and communications strategies. Kelly is a graduate of the University of Virginia and has served Vanguard University since 2010.
Justin McIntee will assume the role of vice president for university advancement, having served as associate vice president for development since 2012. McIntee will lead the development team and alumni relations on campus, providing strategic leadership for the university’s advancement plan – this includes development, donor and alumni relations, and all campaign activities. Before returning to Vanguard in 2012, McIntee served as director of major gifts at Mission Hospital. He is also a two-time alum of Vanguard, with a Bachelor of Arts and Masters in business administration.
For more information on the Vanguard University cabinet, visit www.vanguard.edu/president
To request an interview, contact:
Erin Hales, Director of Marketing & Communications
55 Fair Drive, Costa Mesa, CA 92626
ABOUT VANGUARD UNIVERSITY
Vanguard University (VU) is a regionally ranked, private, Christian university of liberal arts and professional studies. Located ten minutes from Newport Beach and an hour from Los Angeles, Vanguard equips students for a Spirit-empowered life of Christ-focused leadership and service. Vanguard is committed to academic excellence, boasting small class sizes that are designed to cultivate lasting professor-mentor relationships that enhance the learning process. The U.S. News & World Report ranked Vanguard a top 12 regional college in the west and a top veteran-friendly college for 2015, and The Princeton Review ranked Vanguard a 2014 “Best in the West” regional college. Accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission, Vanguard offers more than 30 degrees and certificates through its undergraduate, graduate, and professional studies programs. Please visit www.vanguard.edu