Office of the Vice President & Treasurer

The Vice President & Treasurer oversees many of the services at Reed that help to foster an environment of academic excellence.

Our team is dedicated to collaborative partnerships with our faculty and staff colleagues and has a goal of providing exemplary delivery of services to campus.

Lorraine Arvin, Vice President & Treasurer

Lorraine joined Reed College in 2014 as vice president & treasurer. In addition to serving as chief financial officer, she oversees investments, facilities, human resources, risk management, institutional research, environmental health and safety, and auxiliary operations.

Prior to joining Reed College, Lorraine was the associate vice president for finance and administration & treasurer of the University of Chicago. In this position, she also served as the principal deputy to the executive vice president of finance and administration. Previous to this, Lorraine held the following positions: vice president for finance and operations at the Latin School of Chicago; president of Arvin Resources Inc.; and partner at KPMG.

Lorraine received a bachelor of science in accountancy from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, a master of education from Loyola University Chicago, and a Ph.D. in Education from Loyola University Chicago; she is also a certified public accountant.

Offices of the Vice President & Treasurer


Business Office

Human Resources

Facilities Services

Risk Management & Contracts

Institutional Research

Environmental Health & Safety

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