Hodges University welcomes Randy Eldridge
as its new Vice President of Finance. The appointment takes effect immediately. Initially, Eldridge will be responsible for the Controller’s Office, Accounts Payable, Purchasing, Business Office and Bookstore operations. He will also assist the Executive Vice President of Administration, John White, with the preparation of financial statements, audits, and documentation of procedures.
Eldridge comes to Hodges from Lincoln Memorial University in Harrogate, Tennessee, where he served as Vice President for Finance and Operations for the past six years. Prior to that, he served as Vice President for Finance and Director of Budget at the University of Rio Grande, Rio Grande, Ohio.
Eldridge has a Bachelor of Science in Accounting degree, a Master of Business Administration degree, and is currently working on his dissertation in a Doctor of Business Administration program in Advanced Accounting. Additionally, he is a Certified Public Accountant and serves as a financial peer evaluator for the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges.