The Penn Libraries announce the appointment of Bryan J. Wilkinson to director of financial and administrative services.
Mr. Wilkinson will have primary responsibility for a nearly $52 million annual operating budget, a $75 million endowment fund, and will supervise a staff of over 40 employees with responsibilities for finance, purchasing, building administration, and security.
Mr. Wilkinson’s financial management experience began at The Medical College of Pennsylvania Hospital where he worked as a financial counselor in the Admissions Department. Subsequent experience includes work as a financial analyst in the Anesthesia Department at MCP Hahnemann University, followed by work as the director of admissions at Graduate Hospital. For the past six years, he was the director of finance and administration in the University of Pennsylvania Student Health Service.
Mr. Wilkinson received a bachelor’s degree in commerce and engineering from Drexel University.