Jo Ellen DiNucci (CPA) is Boise State University’s Associate Vice President for Finance and Administration responsible for financial services, payroll, procurement and systems and process improvement. She has been with the University in a variety of roles for over 18 years. She is dedicated to a culture of collaboration between the role of finance and all other University operations.
Ms. DiNucci led the implementation of Oracle’s ERP Cloud, which went live on July 1, 2016. This project included a chart of accounts revision and implementation of a new grants product suite along with all financial and procurement modules. This was the first implementation of the Oracle ERP Cloud in Higher Education and required a unique facilitated campus wide adoption strategy.
Ms. DiNucci has participated and presented at multiple conferences including American Governing Boards on GASB 68 and Higher Education User Group/Alliance on ERP implementations and change management.
DiNucci received her bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Michigan State University and was certified in Best Value Procurement. She is a licensed certified public accountant in the state of Idaho. She is also part of the inaugural NACUBO Fellows cohort. She lives in Boise, Idaho with her husband and three teenagers and loves escaping to the mountains to relax with all the Idaho wildlife!