Office of the Chief Financial Officer

The Office of the Chief Financial Officer is responsible for developing and overseeing the budget process, financial planning, analysis and reporting, finance, treasury and accounting operations and procurement for the University of Florida.

Vice President and CFO Michael V. McKee

Our Mission

To provide leadership in financial planning, decision-making and process improvement

Our Vision

To establish a standard of partnership, innovation, value-added resource maximization, and financial expertise such that:

We are consulted early and work in an integrated, high-trust way with colleges and departments to continuously improve processes and make great financial decisions.

We are providing easy-to-use innovative tools and resources for campus’ financial transactions and decision-making.

A campus-wide resource

Our office is focused on developing initiatives to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of administrative processes and to support and promote the strategic goals and initiatives of the university.

To help departments and units achieve these goals we strive to:

Provide comprehensive, effective “business partnering” in all financial responsibilities

Provide assistance and leadership for all financial professionals at UF and establish a collaboration with those professionals to further their continued professional development

Be a thought leader in representing UF in the higher education industry and at the State and local levels

We welcome your input and are here to help you reach your goals. Contact any of our staff members, found in the staff section of our website, or fill out our CFO Feedback Form if you need any support or have suggestions for improvement.

New & Noteworthy

Celebrating Linda Orfield’s career and retirement

This spring, after nearly 20 years of service at UF, Linda Orfield retired as associate controller for University Payroll and Tax Services.

Office Depot Savings Program for faculty, staff and students

UF faculty, staff and students are eligible for discounts on personal purchases with Office Depot, as well as other suppliers.

UFDocuSign update: eNotary feature

UFDocuSign now offers the ability to execute electronic notarial acts using a DocuSign signature. These electronic notarial acts emulate the core aspects of a traditional paper/human notarial act.

CFO Spotlight: Wade Clayton, Asset Management

Wade Clayton of Asset Management celebrated 37 years at UF this July. He started as a member of the Grounds Department, later joined the UF Bookstore and then worked for IFAS for 20 years before joining Finance and Accounting.

UF Earns NPI Achievement of Excellence in Procurement Award for fifth consecutive year

For the fifth consecutive year, UF Procurement has received the Annual Achievement of Excellence in Procurement Award from the National Procurement Institute (NPI).

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