Jennifer Potter, CPA
As Chief Financial Officer, Jennifer is responsible for planning, directing and monitoring all of the financial activities of the University. Jennifer oversees the following offices: Budget and Fiscal Planning, Bursar, Disbursement Services, Fiscal Affairs, and Procurement and Contracting. Additionally, she is responsible for Stockton Affiliated Services, Inc. (SASI). SASI manages services that support the University including off-campus housing rentals, transportation and safety, dining services, and the campus bookstore.
Jennifer is a member of the President’s Cabinet and the University’s Senior Leadership Council. She serves as the primary liaison to the following Board of Trustees Standing Committees: Finance and Professional Services, Audit, and Investment.
Jennifer’s previous positions include the Associate Vice President for Finance and Controller at Rider University, the Associate Director of Internal Audit at Princeton University, and Senior Manager in the Higher Education and Not-for-Profit Practice at KPMG LLP.
She is a Certified Public Accountant licensed in the State of New Jersey and the State of New York. Additionally, she is an active member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants, the National Association of College and University Business Officers, and the Eastern Association of College and University Business Officers.
Jennifer is actively involved in the community. She currently serves on the Southampton Township Board of Education demonstrating her commitment to student success, community engagement, and financial accountability and transparency. She was elected to the Board in November 2015. She has served as Vice President during 2017 and 2018. She has chaired the Budget, Finance and Facilities Committee, the Personnel and Student Services Committee, and the Negotiations Committee.
In addition to her service on the Southampton Board of Education, she serves as the Treasurer on the Board of Kaleidoscope Therapeutic Riding Program, a small not-for-profit based in Medford, NJ. She is an active member of the Southampton Parent Teacher Association, the Southampton Parent Advisory Group, and the New Jersey Commission on Deaf-Blindness Parent Advisory Committee.
Jennifer earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from The College of New Jersey and is currently pursuing a Master of Business Administration from Stockton University.