Dunn Hires New Finance Director
City of Dunn Finance Director Jim Roberts is originally from Mars Hill, North
Carolina and holds a bachelorís degree in business management from North
Carolina State University and a masterís degree in public affairs from Western
Roberts has served various Colleges and Universities in
numerous capacities before joining the Campbell University staff in 1995 as the
Director of Facilities and Maintenance. In 2005, Roberts was promoted to Vice
President for Business and Treasurer for the University, where he also served
as the Chief Financial Officer for the Jerry M. Wallace School of Osteopathic
Medicine and Treasurer for the Campbell University Foundation.
Roberts has served on several boards and committees including the Triangle
South Workforce Board, the National Association of College and University
Business Officers Committee, and he is currently Chairman of the NC Education
received many accolades including the Meritorious Service Award from the
Association of Higher Education Facilities Officers, and the Triangle Business
Journal awarded him the CFO of the year for large nonprofit organizations.
the proud husband of Teresa, a father of four, and a grandfather of five. He is
heavily involved with his church and is also the former President of the Buies
Creek Kiwanis Club. Being a longtime Harnett County resident, Roberts looks to
use his knowledge of the area, his professional relationships and many years of
financial experience to bring expert insight to the City of Dunn.