About the Vice President & Chief Financial Officer


Ming-Tung “Mike” Lee is the Vice President for Administration and Chief Financial Officer (CFO) for California State University, Sacramento. As Vice President and CFO, Mike Lee provides leadership to the Administration and Business Affairs (ABA) division comprised of Administrative Operations; Budget Planning and Administration; Business and Administrative Services; Facilities Services; Financial Services; Public Safety; Risk Management Services; and the special office of Auditing Services. These department functions provide the full range of administrative, business, financial and operational services supporting the University’s mission.

As CFO, he is also the primary campus official responsible for administrative compliance and fiscal oversight of the following campus auxiliary organizations and affiliate groups: the Alumni Association; Associated Students, Inc.; Capital Public Radio, Inc.; University Enterprises, Inc.; University Foundation at Sacramento State; and the University Union. 

Dr. Lee has more than 20 years of experience in public higher education as a professor and in senior and executive level management. Prior to his current position, he served as a professor; faculty senator; chair of the Department of Management in the College of Business Administration; special assistant to the president for planning; associate vice president and dean for academic programs; and vice provost of Academic Affairs. 

He served one year as an ACE Fellow with the American Council on Education and participated in three leadership programs: The Harvard Institute for Management and Leadership in Education (MLE); Leadership Development Program for Higher Education (LDPHE); and Leadership Education for Asian Pacifics (LEAP).

Dr. Lee holds a Bachelors of Arts degree in literature from Tunghai University, Taichung, Taiwan, 1983; a Master of Arts degree in International Commerce (1986) and a Ph.D. in Business Administration/Marketing (1990) from the University of Kentucky.