Administration and Finance

Associate Vice-President (Administration and Finance)

Gary Bradshaw brings more than 20 years of post-secondary experience in facilities management, project management and general management in the areas of engineering, financial services, human resources and labour relations.‌

Mr. Bradshaw served as associate vice-president (Grenfell Campus) Administration and Finance from 2011 until 2015.

Mr. Bradshaw came to Memorial University from the University of Prince Edward Island, where he was vice-president, Finance and Facilities, for nine years. Prior to working at UPEI, Mr. Bradshaw was the vice-president of business operations at Stratos Global. He held the position of director of Facilities Management at Memorial University at St John’s Campus for more than six years. Mr. Bradshaw is the past-president and board member of the Canadian Association of University Business Officers (CAUBO).Gary Bradshaw

Mr. Bradshaw holds a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering and a master’s degree in business administration, both from Memorial University.

The associate vice-president (Administration and Finance) is a newly created position at the Institute, replacing the former Director of Corporate Services and External Affairs role and will report directly to vice-president, Memorial University (Marine Institute). The position oversees the allocation and management of the institute’s budget and resources, liaises with government, clients and community stakeholders and provides leadership to institutional planning and analysis consistent with the institute's vision and long-term strategic plan.

The Administration and Finance portfolio is responsible for the various non-academic units that support campus operations and includes Finance and Contracts, Human Resources, Marketing and Communications, Facilities and Technical Services, Information and Communications Technologies, Marine Services, Catering and Conference Services and the MI Campus Store.