2020 Financial Officers Meeting

The AUPresses 2020 Financial Officers Meeting originally scheduled for April 15-17, 2020 has been postponed to December 9-11, 2020.

Lexington, Kentucky
Hilton Lexington Downtown

Program Committee
  • Teresa Collins, University Press of Kentucky, Chair
  • Davida Breier, Johns Hopkins University Press
  • Rosalyn Carr, The University of Alabama Press
  • Tonia Lonie, University Press of Mississippi

Questions? Contact Teresa Collins  teresa DOT collins AT uky DOT edu.

Registration Information

Download meeting information and a registration form here.

Hotel Information

Hilton Lexington Downtown
369 West Vine Street
Lexington, Kentucky 40507

The meeting will be held at The Hilton Lexington Downtown. AUPresses rates are $169.00 for a standard guest room. This special rate also is available two days before and two days after the meeting dates. Reservations should be made prior to November 1, 2020.

Make your hotel reservation.

Financial Officers Meeting Grants

To help and encourage individuals from smaller (group 1 & group 2) member presses to attend this event, AUPresses is offering travel grants of $750 and meeting organizers will waive the registration for five eligible individuals.

To be eligible to apply, applicants must:

  • Be a CFO or equivalent at a Group 1 (annual net sales up to $1.5 million) or Group 2 (annual net sales $1.5-$3 million) member press.
  • Be employed at a member press for at least one year (as of March 15, 2020).
  • Not have attended a financial officers meeting since 2017.
  • Draft a brief statement on why they would like to attend this meeting.
  • Be willing to volunteer to serve on a future Association of University Presses committee or task force.
  • Submit a brief experience report.

The deadline to apply for 2020 grants was February 3, 2020.

Congratulations to the 2020 Grant Recipients.

Jessica Bartell, Senior Business Manager, Kent State University Press
Lisa Davis, Business Manager, University of Tennessee Press
Samantha Anderson Jackson, Business Manager, University of Virginia Press
Christine Sun, Financial Analyst, Wilfrid Laurier University Press