Stokeld Appointed CFO
Keith Stokeld has been appointed the first chief financial officer at Columbia International University. Stokeld has been at CIU since 2009 overseeing budgeting and financial reporting. In his new role as CFO Stokeld will assess the financial aspects of plans under consideration, determine the allocation of financial resources to support the institutional strategy, provide thorough financial accountability, and address financial resource needs.
Stokeld holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting from the University of Texas-Austin and is a licensed CPA. He also has a Master of Theology degree in Cross-Cultural Church Planting from Dallas Theological Seminary. Prior to coming to CIU, Stokeld served overseas for 14 years as a marketplace professional and as a church-planting strategist/team leader.