university leadership vp of finance + administration

Linda HeightVice President of Finance and Administration

Linda L. Height

Linda Height has served as the Vice President of Finance & Administration at Lawrence Technological University since 2004.  In this capacity, she is responsible for leading the activities of Finance, Purchasing, Human Resources, Facilities, and Safety. 

Height has extensive experience in both the public and private arenas.  Prior to coming to Lawrence Tech, Height was Vice President of Compliance and Revenue Management for Bon Secours Cottage Health System where her responsibilities included all activities in the for-profit facilities and the development and implementation of an Assisted Living Facility and Senior Day Care. 

As manager for the Healthcare Consulting Division at the accounting firm of Coopers & Lybrand, she coordinated all consulting activities, with primary focus on the assessment of business operations related to organizational structure, policies and procedures, staffing levels, and quality control.

Height is on the executive committee for the Southfield Chamber of Commerce, and is a board member for the Michigan First Credit Union.  She is also a member of the City Centre Advisory Board for the City of Southfield.  Height also is a member of the National Association of College and University Business Officers, and the Healthcare Financial Management Association.

She received her B.S. in business administration and healthcare administration from Mercy College of Detroit, and her Master of Science Administration (human resources) from Central Michigan University. She is a sergeant first class (retired) in the U.S. Army Reserves.