Mr. Amburgey is Vice President for Finance at Berea College. He earned his Bachelor of Business Administration degree with a major in Accounting from Eastern Kentucky University in 1982 and his Masters of Science degree in Accounting from the University of Kentucky in 1984. As Vice President for Finance he oversees and provides leadership in accounting/financial operations including administration of all financial policies, strategic financial planning, endowment and investment oversight, internal and external financial and tax reporting, budget development and monitoring, insurance, cash management, general accounting, accounts payable, accounts receivable, and purchasing. He serves as staff to the College’s Investment Committee, Finance Committee, and Audit Committee of the Board of Trustees. He is affiliated with the National Association of College and University Business Officers (NACUBO) and the Southern Association of College and University Business Officers (SACUBO) and has served as a faculty member at the College Business Management Institute (CBMI). He has been a presenter at various conferences on such topics as endowment management, endowment spending policies, and debt management. He has served as Chair of the Saint Joseph Health System Audit and Compliance Committee, former member of the Saint Joseph Berea Hospital Foundation Finance Committee, served as Chair of the Association of Independent Kentucky Colleges and Universities (AIKCU) Business Officers, and has served as Treasurer of the Berea Credit Union Board of Directors.