John R. Kroll is Senior Advisor for Finance and Administration for the University of Chicago. His responsibilities include accounting and financial reporting, cash management; debt management; post award administration; payroll and accounts payable; and procurement.
Kroll came to the University of Chicago from Deloitte & Touche, where he was primarily involved with accounting and auditing services for colleges and universities, other nonprofit organizations, and governmental units. He is a certified public accountant and past chair of NACUBO’s Accounting Principles Council. Mr. Kroll is the recipient of NACUBO’s Daniel D. Robinson Award and NACUBO’s Professional Development Award for his contributions to higher education professional development activities and publications.