Welcome to the Finance & Administration Division

Dedicated to support high quality, student-focused resources and services in a customer-oriented, cost-effective style.

Vice President for Finance and Administration Gregory Sanial

Gregory J. Sanial is Vice President for Finance and Administration/CFO and Treasurer for the GVSU Board of Trustees and the Grand Valley University Foundation.  As Chief Financial Officer, Greg is responsible for budgets and financial reporting, procurement, payroll, student accounts, human resources, facilities services and planning, public safety, athletics, risk management, and auxiliary operations which include the GVSU Laker Store, Campus Dining, Conference and Event Planning, The Meadows Golf Club and the Muskegon Innovation Hub.

Dr. Greg Sanial joined Grand Valley State University as its Vice President for Finance and Administration on May 1, 2018.  Dr. Sanial was previously employed by the United States Coast Guard and held leadership roles in financial management, operations and organizational leadership. 

Dr. Gregory J. Sanial

Vice President for Finance and Administration and Treasurer, Board of Trustees


Finance and Administration Office

4068 James H. Zumberge Hall

1 Campus Drive

Allendale, MI 49401