John Satkowski named financial services vice president at Henry Ford Community College in Michigan
Press and Guide
August 11, 2013
John Satkowski named financial services VP at Henry Ford CC
Henry Ford Community College Recently appointed John S. Satkowski as vice president of Financial Services. He officially joined the college July 16.
Satkowski brings more than 36 years of experience in various upper management positions in the private sector and higher education. He and his family live in southeast Michigan.
Stan Jensen, president of HFCC, believes Satkowski’s appointment is an important step forward for the college.
“John brings a tremendous wealth of experience to his position, and truly cares for the students and people he works with,” he said. “He has an exceptional reputation in the financial services industry and the college will benefit greatly from his expertise for many, many years,” Jensen added.
For Satkowski, the move to HFCC felt like a great fit at the right time in his career.
“I am very happy to be at HFCC,” he said, adding that the college “has enjoyed an exceptional reputation in the higher education industry. HFCC’s brand of education is perhaps one of the best among community colleges.”
In this role, Satkowski reports to Jensen and oversees all financial activities and functions at the college.
A 22-year veteran of higher education, Satkowski has worked for the Medical College of Ohio (now the University of Toledo Medical Center) for nine years, the University of Toledo for seven years and Owens Community College in Toledo for six years. During his time in higher education, he has held various positions, including budget director, associate vice-president for Academic Finances/Operations and executive vice president of finance and operations.