Patrick O'Rourke, Interim Executive Vice Chancellor and Chief Operating Officer, provides leadership in the financial management, operational and planning activities of the campus. 

The SRS Team utilizes their collective leadership and broad campus view to manage shared campus resources in a manner that serves the entire institution. By staying closely aligned and supportive of each other’s work, the team ensures that valuable improvements can be implemented quickly and shared widely. We optimize resources in mission-critical areas by ensuring collaborative holistic solutions to complex challenges.

Our Goals:

  1. Be a data-informed and future-focused team: Use data to drive rapid and high-quality decisions in our day-to-day work, challenge the status quo and evaluate future threats and opportunities.
  2. Create an inclusive excellent environment: Achieve excellence in everything we do and spur innovation by actively including diverse perspectives, experiences and backgrounds.
  3. Be an extraordinarily customer-focused organization: Actively collaborate to support the university in achieving its vision, mission and strategic imperatives.