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Lynn Johnson, CPA

Chief Financial Officer
Lynn joined the CSU STRATA team as Chief Financial Officer in May 2022. She is a Certified Public Accountant and spent several years in public accounting with KPMG. Lynn served as the CFO for a non-profit cancer research center prior to joining CSU in 2003. Over her 19 year career at CSU, Lynn served the university as Director of Sponsored Programs, Director of Business and Financial Services, University Controller, and most recently, as Vice President for University Operations and Chief Financial Officer. As part of the Executive Leadership Team, Lynn is responsible for the overall financial planning, strategies, and operations of CSU STRATA. In the role of CFO, Lynn supports the organization’s mission, vision, and values, providing advice, counsel, and strategic recommendations, ensuring policy, practice, procedures, and good business practices are followed. Administering financing programs and identifying strategies for advancing technology transfer and real estate investment opportunities, Lynn supports CSU STRATA’s mission and benefits the universities in the Colorado State University System.