Mark J. Heil, CPA
Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Mark Heil is the Vice President for Finance and Administration and Chief Financial Officer for Boise State University. In this capacity, he serves as a leader in developing opportunities and initiatives that advance the mission of the university by strengthening the relationship between fiscal and academic policy, integrating strategic planning with fiscal decisions, and providing resources for investment in improvements and new initiatives.
As head of the Division for Finance and Administration, Mark oversees University Financial Services, including accounting and financial reporting, treasury, tax, and regulatory compliance. He is also responsible for the coordination of Human Resources, Budget and Planning, the Office of Information Technology and the Taco Bell Arena. He is part of Boise State’s senior leadership team and is a member of the Administrative Council. In addition, Mark plays a key role in the State of Idaho’s higher education financial and administrative initiatives.
Prior to joining Boise State University, Mark served as Vice president and Corporate Controller for Micron Technology, Inc., a Fortune 200 company providing advanced memory solutions to the computing, networking, mobile, industrial and automotive segments. For 15 years, Mark was responsible for accounting operations, accounting transaction services, controls and compliance, financial reporting and finance systems. He also led the accounting for and integration of a number of acquisitions through the consolidation of the memory industry. Prior to being named as Corporate Controller, Mark served as Controller of International Operations, Corporate Controller of Micron Electronics, Inc. (the Company’s majority-owned publicly-traded subsidiary manufacturing person computers and servers) and Internal Audit Manager.
Mark worked in the Boise office of PricewaterhouseCoopers in the business assurance group for over six years prior to joining Micron. As an auditor, his clients included semiconductor and other manufacturing, financial institutions and life insurance. Earlier in his career, Mark worked in Branch Operations for a regional financial institution in southern Idaho.
Mark is a graduate of Boise State University with a BBA degree and majors in Accounting and Computer Information Systems. He holds a CPA license in the state of Idaho, and is a member of the National Association for Chief Business Officers, the Education Advisory Board, the Idaho Society of Certified Public Accountants, Treasure Valley CFO, and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.