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David Wheaton

David Wheaton

David Wheaton

Macalester College

Vice President for Administration and Finance, Macalester College
B.B.A., University of Notre Dame
M.M. [M.B.A.], Northwestern University

David Wheaton serves as chief financial officer of Macalester College. He reports to the President and serves on the senior staff. He is responsible for all of the College's financial functions (except the endowment), facilities management, human resources, business services, information technology, sustainability initiatives, and neighborhood and community relations including off-campus properties. He chairs the task force on the budget, and serves as liaison to the resources and planning committee, as well as the trustee committees on finance, infrastructure and audit.

He came to Macalester from the William Mitchell College of Law where he was vice president for administration and finance. Prior to that, he was the CFO for the United Way of the Minneapolis Area, after serving in several roles at what is now Wells Fargo Bank. Wheaton has been at Macalester since 2002.