Chief Financial Officer & Controller
Office Location: G737
Aaron Lyvers comes to GMU Korea from Carnegie Mellon University Qatar, where he initially held the position of Finance Manager, then Director of Finance, and the last three years as Senior Director of Finance. While at CMU-Q, among his accomplishments include designing and implementing grant research programs, leading the university to successful audits from 2007, and securing multimillion dollar budgets to support degree programs. He holds an MBA from Thunderbird School of Global Management and a BBA degree from James Madison University. As the CFO and Controller, Mr. Lyvers will have an oversight responsibility of the Division of Finance and Planning, which includes the Office of Accounting and Finance, the Office of Human Resources and the soon-to-be developed Office of Institutional Planning. He will also provide critical executive level support and consultation to the leadership team and act as liaison between our university and outside taxing organizations and agencies and to the GMU Fairfax financial team.