Wilkes University

Finance Office

The Finance Office supports and advances Wilkes University’s mission by ensuring the University’s fiscal integrity through effective administration, direction and financial stewardship over the University resources. 

Our office partners with university units to ensure fiscal integrity by establishing and implementing best practices, internal controls and standardized financial policies, and by providing information, guidance, training and consultations.  

The Finance Office  is responsible for managing and advising on overall accounting, treasury, procurement, budgeting, payment obligation, student repayment and collections operations for the University.  This includes maintaining a sound and effective internal control environment to ensure compliance with generally accepted accounting principles as well as relevant federal and state regulations. The Finance Office  includes the following departments:

  • Accounting Services
  • Accounts Payable
  • Budget and Analysis
  • Bursar’s Office
  • Treasury

Feel free to contact any staff member via e-mail or phone, or to set up an appointment for an individual or group consultation.  We’ll be happy to assist you in any way we can!

Janet Kobylski, Assistant VP of Finance/Treasurer janet.kobylski@wilkes.edu (570) 408-4501
Jessica Swingle, Associate Controller jessica.swingle@wilkes.edu (570) 408-4657
Anne Kotarski, Bursar anne.kotarski@wilkes.edu (570) 408-4654
Courtney Lomax, Manager Budget and Analysis courtney.lomax@wilkes.edu (570) 408- 5891
Joann Tomko, Accounts Payable Supervisor joann.tomko@wilkes.edu (570) 408-4662