Vice President for Finance / CFO
Direct Line: 423-636-7342
Campus Mail: P.O.
Office: McCormick Hall
Campus or Site Location: Greeneville
John Wilkinson – Tusculum University VP of Finance and CFO has over 20 years in education finance and business operations. John saw the value of a Liberal Arts Degree for his Bachelor’s Degree after spending three years in the school of business. He received his BA History from Miami University, then specialized in Accounting for his MBA and is currently working on a PhD in Management and Organizational Leadership. John is originally from Middletown, Ohio, (and yes, he is a “The Ohio State University Fan”) and has lived in Florida, Minnesota, North Carolina and now Tennessee.
John believes that every student given the right opportunities can learn. John has spent twelve years in public education in both K-12 and Higher Education. He has also worked in the Hospitality field and early on as a Master Electrician. He has been married to his wife Cindy for 31 years and the proud father of four children, Taylor an alumnus of Tusculum graduating this past spring and is newly appointed as an RN BSN at a Cardiac Unit in North Carolina. Nicholas a senior at Greenville High School studying, Information Technology and his youngest son Noah is an 8th grader at GMS and an avid Basketball player and last but not least his younger daughter Natalie a 6th grader at GMS and loves volleyball and softball.