Anika Nathan joined the Dean’s office in August 2016 as the Assistant Director of Finance for the University of Florida College of the Arts. She is responsible to the Dean, Associate Deans, School and Center Directors (college-wide leadership) and faculty for budgeting, reporting on, reviewing and analyzing all facets of the college's financial status for all of its cost centers, grants and programs to ensure they are meeting financial goals and compliance requirements.
Prior to coming to UF, Anika served as the Operations Manager in the Engineering Education department at Virginia Tech for four years and the Business Officer in the International Programs department at the University of North Carolina Wilmington for six years. With over nineteen years of professional experience, she brings a wealth of financial and management knowledge.
Anika earned an MBA from the University of North Carolina Wilmington, another master’s degree in Technology Management and a bachelor’s degree in Graphics Communication Systems, both from North Carolina A&T State University in Greensboro, NC. She also went through the MPA Academy for Strategic Management Certificate program at the University of North Carolina Wilmington.
In her free time she enjoys reading, singing in the church choir and spending time with her family.