Monday, April 29, 2013
Cathy Laney has been named accountant for Business Services at East Carolina University.
Laney is responsible for the bookkeeping of Dowdy Student Stores and all other Business Services departments: 1 Card, Central Stores & Receiving, CopiServ, Rapid Copy, Mail Services, Materials Management, Medical Storeroom, Surplus Property and Cash/Sales Store, University Printing &Graphics, University Property, and Vending Services.
“I love my new job with Business Services,” Laney said. “Everyone has been very welcoming and helpful. I like that every day is different with new challenges and opportunities for me to explore.”
Laney brings 16 years of accounting experience to Business Services, the last nine at ECU in Financial Services as accountant for Institutional Trust Funds. Prior to that position, she was a staff accountant with Janet E. Carpenter, CPA/PFS CFP of Greenville.
“We’re very pleased to have someone of Cathy’s caliber join the Business Services team,” Scott Buck, associate vice chancellor for Business Services, said. “Not only does she bring a wealth of financial expertise, but she also has a strong grasp of the university operations.”
A native of Morehead City, Laney has lived in the Greenville area for 23 years. She earned an associate degree in accounting from Pitt Community College in 1994 and completed the combined degree program in accounting from ECU in 2002 (master of science in accounting and bachelor of science in accounting).
Laney and her husband, Frank Jr., live in Winterville with their sons, Noah, age 6, and Dylan, age 4
via The Daily Reflector.