Chief Financial Officer

Wilson Garone, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Wilson Garone has been appointed Seattle University's Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Wilson brings three decades of experience as an accomplished leader and finance professional, most notably at Microsoft, where he worked for more than 20 years and was finance leader of the corporation's largest division, Sales, Marketing and Services. At Microsoft he also lead the Hispanic/Latino employee community as an executive sponsor and created the Finance Community Impact Project, which provides technology and partnerships to benefit students in countries such as Kenya, Costa Rica and Malaysia. Born and raised in Brazil to a family that included numerous professors, Wilson appreciates the value and impact of higher education and often imagined working at a university.