Controller

Vicki Nichol joined the University of Colorado Boulder as the campus Controller in August 2020. In this role, Vicki is responsible for the direction and oversight of the Campus Controller’s Office, with primary responsibility for all financial reporting.

Vicki has a deep breadth and depth of experience in research administration, risk management and business operations. In addition to budget and accounting expertise, she brings extensive experience developing and guiding high functioning teams, and leading institutions through change. 

Prior to working for CU Boulder, Vicki held leadership positions spanning budget, accounting, research administration, risk management, procurement and other administrative fields at the Colorado School of Mines. Vicki also worked at our Anschutz campus and as the state’s Higher Education Fiscal Coordinator. She holds a CPA, a Bachelor’s and a Master’s of Science in Accounting, and a Master’s in Business Administration.