Cheryl Soper is the controller and director of financial operations for the University of Michigan. Her responsibilities include financial reporting and the integrity of all underlying accounting records; accounting policy and operations; student financial services; payroll; investment accounting; and cost reimbursement activities including the facilities and administrative rate proposal process.
Prior to joining the University of Michigan in 2001, Cheryl was a senior manager at PricewaterhouseCoopers, where she provided accounting and auditing services to a wide variety of education, not-for-profit and other organizations, including SEC companies.
Cheryl is a B.B.A. graduate of the University of Michigan, a Certified Public Accountant and a past chair of the National Association of College and University Business Officials (NACUBO) Accounting Principles Council.
Cheryl received NACUBO's Daniel D. Robinson Accounting Award in 2010 for her contributions and commitment to the advancement of college and university accounting and financial reporting. In Ann Arbor, Cheryl serves as a board and advisory committee member for local community, arts and cultural organizations.