John Bryant

John Bryant Named Controller at Illinois Wesleyan University

January 31, 2005

BLOOMINGTON, Ill. - John Bryant, a Certified Public Accountant from Pekin, Ill., has been named controller at Illinois Wesleyan University, effective Jan. 31.

Announcement of Bryant's appointment was made by Illinois Wesleyan Vice President for Business and Finance Dan Klotzbach.

Bryant comes to Illinois Wesleyan from Bradley University in Peoria, where he was treasury support analyst and his duties included developing strategic financial models, analyzing investment performance, and managing accounting for the endowment.

A 1992 graduate of Illinois Wesleyan, where he earned a bachelor of science degree in accounting, Bryant previously held positions at Sulaski & Webb CPAs in Bloomington and Ruppman Marketing Technologies in Peoria. Additional experience at Progressive Health Systems in Pekin involved developing an operating budget, implementing new financial system software, and assisting with audits.

At Illinois Wesleyan, Bryant will have primary responsibility for insuring the accurate and timely recording of and dissemination of all financial information related to the University. He will also provide supervision of the University's Business Office and will coordinate the University's annual audits.