Vice President for Administration
As vice president for administration, Susan D. Scroggins provides leadership and support to the Valparaiso University Departments of Human Resources, University Police, Safety, Procurement, Financial Reporting, and Facilities Management. Scroggins also serves as an adjunct instructor in financial management in the Healthcare Administration, Arts and Entertainment, and International Economics and Finance programs for the Valparaiso University School of Graduate Studies.
A member of the Valpo community since 1996, Scroggins has served in several financial and administrative capacities: assistant controller, controller for financial projects, director of administrative and financial services, and associate vice president for administration and finance. Prior to her work at Valpo, Scroggins held lead financial positions in manufacturing and retail, serving as vice president and CFO for Viking Engineering, Inc., and as controller for Welsh, Inc.
Scroggins, a Valpo alumna, has been a Licensed Certified Public Accountant since 1991. She is also a member of Beta Gamma Sigma, the national business honor society.
An active member of the Central Association of College and University Business Officers, Scroggins has served as an evaluator for the organization’s annual Best Practices award program since its inception. She also led the Marketing and Public Relations Committee for the CACUBO 2012 annual meeting. She is currently serving on the Program Committee for the CACUBO 2014 annual meeting, and she has been chosen to serve as Host Committee Chair for the CACUBO 2015 annual meeting.
In her free time, Scroggins is a member of Kiwanis International, an avid gardener, and a Crusader fan. She is a lifelong resident of Porter County.
MBA – Valparaiso University
B.A. – Calumet College of St. Joseph