Arthur D. Glass appointed Vice President for Finance and Administration at Mount Saint Mary College

January 04, 2016



After a national search, Mount Saint Mary College in Newburgh, N.Y. has named Arthur D. Glass II, MBA, CPA as its new Vice President for Finance and Administration. Glass will assume the role on February 15, 2016, succeeding Cathleen Kenny, who served as the Mount’s VPFA from 2009-2015.

“We are delighted to welcome Art Glass to the Mount. He is an experienced administrator and seasoned finance professional who has achieved significant accomplishments in a variety of different educational venues,” said Dr. Anne Carson Daly, President of Mount Saint Mary College. “I am confident that he will be a great addition to the MSMC community.”

Glass, who is currently serving as Vice President for Finance and Administration at Delaware Valley University in Doylestown, Pennsylvania, brings more than 15 years of financial leadership in higher education. His experience includes leading the budget management process at four institutions; developing innovative facilities master plans; and leading a university in the construction of a $15 million Life Sciences building.

“I am honored to join such a dynamic team,” said Glass. “The Mount serves an important role in developing the next generation of leaders, and I want to be a part of this environment where critical attributes are developed in our students.”

Before Delaware Valley University, Glass served as Assistant Vice President for Finance at La Salle University; Vice President for Administration at Frederick Community College; and Executive Director of Finance at Anne Arundel Community College.

Prior to his career in higher education administration, Glass served in a variety of roles during a 20-year career in the Finance Corps of the U.S. Army. He is a Certified Public Accountant who earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from the University of Maryland and a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Baltimore. He has attended institutes at Harvard Graduate School of Education, Yale School of Management, and Cornell University.