Vice President for Business and Finance
Jim Irwin, CPA became the Vice President for Business and Finance in 2019, and oversees the offices of Business & Finance, Information Technology Services, and Facilities Services.
Irwin brings more than 25 years of experience to his role, having served in both corporate and higher education settings. Prior to his role at W&J, Irwin served as the Associate Vice President for Finance and Administration at Claremont Graduate University (CGU). Earlier in his career, he held positions in the administrative business office at the University of La Verne first as Financial Operations Manager and later as Assistant Vice President for Treasury and Budget. He also served as an adjunct professor for the College of Business and Public Management. Irwin has previously worked with LA Fitness International, LLC and KPMG.
Irwin holds a master of science in Leadership and Management from the University of La Verne, a bachelor of science in Business Administration from The University of California, Riverside, and is a licensed CPA.