Dean’s Office Administration

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Jim Utech

Director of Business Affairs
Office Scofield Hall, 311 Ph: 816-235-2530 Fx: 816-235-5191


As the Director of Business Affairs, Jim oversees all fiscal responsibilities for the College of Arts and Sciences, including budgeting, forecasting, analysis and fund reviews, as well as oversight of financial transactions, audits, credit cards, systems access and funding allocations. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and Finance from Emporia State University and a Masters of Business Administration from the University of Tulsa.

Jim has been with UMKC for two years and enjoys the diversity of the faculty, staff and students on campus.