Kathi Wimmer joined the UNC School of Media and Journalism July 1, 2014, as the associate dean for business and finance.  

She has held senior accounting positions at UNC since 2007. Before coming to the school, Wimmer was a financial accountant (advanced) in the UNC Division of Finance and Administration. She is a subject matter expert in finance on PeopleSoft — an integrated management system that increases the efficiency and effectiveness of business processes related to student services, human resources, payroll and finance at the University. She has experience with endowment, state, federal, contractual and grant funding and regularly prepares reports for the University Controller, deans and other campus administrators. She holds a B.S. in accounting from SUNY Institute of Technology and an M.S. in accounting from Virginia Tech.


  • M.S., Virginia Tech
  • B.S., SUNY Institute of Technology