Division of Administration and Finance

The Division of Administration and Finance is one of the administrative units at Old Dominion University (ODU). The division oversees Auxiliary Business Services (ABS), Budget Office, Emergency Management and Fire Safety, Facilities Management and Construction, Military Activities, Office of Finance, Procurement Services, Public Safety Information Technologies, Real Estate and Space Management, Real Estate Foundation, Risk Management, and University Police and Public Safety. Prior to July 1, 2024, Information Technology Services (ITS) was also a part of Administration and Finance.


From 2011 to 2017, the Vice President for Administration and Finance reported to David Harnage, the Chief Operating Officer (COO). The vice president position was re-established in 2017 with Gregory DuBois as the new vice president. With the merger of ODU and Eastern Virginia Medical School (EVMS) on July 1, 2024, administration and finance functions of EVMS were integrated into Administration and Finance including Contracts Management, Environmental Health and Safety, Facilities and Real Estate, Financial Services, Parking and Transportation, Police and Public Safety, and Procurement Services. In addition, Auxiliary Business Services was moved to the Division of Student Enrollment, Engagement, and Services (SEES). With the merger, ITS transitioned into the Division of Digital Transformation and Technology.

Vice Presidents for Administration and Finance

1994-2000: David Harnage

2000-2014: Robert Fenning

2017-2022: Gregory DuBois

2022-Present: Chad Reed


  1. Vice President for Administration and Finance Records, Special Collections and University Libraries, Old Dominion University Libraries.