Lora Oberg has been appointed to the position of assistant university budget officer for NIU. She reports directly to Cristine Black, director of financial analysis and state budget reporting in the Office of Budget and Planning.
In this role, Oberg is primarily responsible for the development and maintenance of the university’s five-year budget model. She will also provide leadership to campus administrators and managers in the areas of budget development, fiscal analysis and financial reporting. Oberg will assist the director in critical areas such as revenue enhancement, resource allocation, improved efficiencies and innovative approaches to problem-solving.
Oberg holds a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting from University of Wisconsin – Whitewater and is a certified public accountant (CPA).
Oberg joined NIU in 2013 and was previously the director of business operations for NIU Foundation.