William M. Gleason

With 17 years of medical school experience, Bill Gleason recently held the position of Senior Associate Dean for Finance and Administration in the School of Medicine, Medical College of Virginia Campus of Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) where he was responsible for finance, administration, personnel, information technology and facilities for the Dean’s Office and the twenty- nine clinical and basic science departments. He joined the School of Medicine in 1991 as Associate Dean for Administration, a position he held until he became the Senior Associate Dean for Finance and Administration in 2000. From 2002 – 2005, Bill also served as Associate Vice President for Health Sciences (Finance) while he continued his responsibilities in the Dean’s Office.

Prior to joining the VCU School of Medicine, he served as VCU’s Director of Resource Planning in the Planning and Budget Division, a position he held from 1980 – 1988. He was appointed Executive Director of University Planning in 1988 and held this position until joining the medical school in 1991. He has worked in higher education in various capacities for 37 years at both university and state level including administrative positions at Purdue University and the Indiana Commission for Higher Education. His experience includes institutional research, budgeting and financial management, strategic planning, administration and information technology. He has a B. A. in Economics from the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill, where he was a Morehead Scholar, and an M.B.A. from Indiana University – Bloomington.

Contact William M. Gleason: wmg(at)cbopartners.com