Stephen Golding

Class of 1972
Major/Minor: Political Science

Mr. Golding received his masters in Political Science from the University of Delaware in 1983. Today he is the Vice President for Finance and Administration at Ohio University. Prior to that, Steve served as Cornell University’s Executive Vice President for Finance and Administration (2005-2010), the Vice President for Budget and Finance at the University of Colorado (2003-2005), and the Vice President for Finance and Budget Director for the University of Pennsylvania (1991-1997). From 1997-2003, Steve was an Executive Director with Morgan Stanley Investment Management working with eleemosynary clients. Prior to his higher education tenure, Steve served in Delaware state government – first as Director of Administration for the Department of Transportation (1981-1982), then as State Budget Director (1983-1986), and finally as Secretary of Finance (1986-1991).

Steve serves on the Wells Fargo Alternate Strategies, Inc., Registered Funds Platform Board of Directors, NACUBO Research University Council, and is an advisor to several regionally based investment management firms focused on university based technology start-up companies in the northeast.

Steve and his wife, Cally, reside in Athens, Ohio. They have two children, Christopher and Gayle. He was first elected as an alumni member of the Washington College Board in 2003.

Campus Involvement
  • Board of Visitors and Governors