Transy hires UK's treasurer

Transylvania University has lured away the University of Kentucky's treasurer to become its vice president for finance and business.

Marc A. Mathews, who as UK's treasurer oversaw the university's endowment and other finances, now will take over the chief financial officer position at Transylvania, which handles a wide range of campus operations. Among the functions the post oversees are accounting, information technology, campus safety, human resources, and financial aid departments.

Mathews, who is a 1980 graduate of Transylvania, will start his new job Feb. 23.