Vice President for Finance and Planning Dan Layzell will deliver his first State of the Division address on Thursday, October 10, at 10:30 a.m. in the Prairie Room at the Bone Student Center.

Dan Layzell

Vice President for Finance and Planning Dan Layzell.

Layzell will speak for 10 to 15 minutes about the division’s past accomplishments and future happenings before responding to questions.

“This is one of several communication initiatives Finance and Planning is taking in response to feedback received during our strategic plan implementation process,” Layzell said. “I’m looking forward to the opportunity to gather with colleagues to share past successes and plan for the new fiscal year.”

Those who cannot attend the address may watch the event streamed live on the VPFP website.

In addition to asking questions in person following the address, division staff members are invited to email or send questions to be read at the event. They may be emailed to or mailed to the VPFP Office at Campus Box 1100. Writers are asked to indicate if they would like their name and department affiliation read aloud or kept anonymous. The deadline for submitting questions is Wednesday, October 9.


Update: The full text of the address as well as a video of the event may be found here: