Executive Vice Chancellor & Chief Financial Officer
Dan Tenney joined the UNT System in 2019 as Vice Chancellor for Finance and Chief Financial Officer after spending 27 years with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). In his role at the UNT System, Tenney oversees the UNT System’s $1.3 billion budget and serves as the organization’s chief financial officer optimizing services across institutions including budgeting and planning, accounting, investments, shared services, procurement, and the historically underutilized business program. He has nearly 30 years of diverse leadership experience across a variety of areas with proven success in optimizing major, high-risk, and highly visible operations. Tenney earned a bachelor’s in accounting from Christopher Newport University and a master’s in business administration from Averett University. He also completed the Senior Executive Fellows Program at Harvard University. He is a recipient of the Presidential Rank Award, the Outstanding Leadership Medal and numerous other awards.
UNT System Building, 753