We’ll Help You Strengthen Your Financial Position 

66 percent of senior finance professionals in colleges and universities believe their current business model
can't be sustained over the next five to 10 years. We’ve helped colleges and universities across the nation
with plans to adjust in this rapidly changing environment.

Our performance management software is rated highest in customer satisfaction in the industry, positioning
you to balance strategic needs and financial capabilities.


Financial Process Design

Assess processes for strategic and financial planning, capital planning, grants planning, and more 

Budget Model Design

Align strategic goals with budgetary processes and more quickly adapt to changing market conditions

Financial Planning & Analytics 

Develop a blueprint for financial growth that brings quantitative reasoning to the strategic plan

Treasury & Capital Management

Evaluate and Balance Your Total Risk Portfolio

Overcome challenges. Realize your mission. Get started today improving your strategy and outcomes. 

Our Practice Leaders


Charles Kim

Charles Kim

Charles Kim directs Kaufman Hall’s Higher Education Management Consulting practice, and is involved in development of Kaufman Hall Axiom Software solutions for Higher Education.
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David Woodward

David Woodward

David Woodward is a leader in Kaufman Hall’s Higher Education division, and his areas of expertise include university financial planning, budget processes and reporting, and financial system design.
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Larenda Mielke

Larenda Mielke, Vice President

Larenda Mielke is a Vice President in the Higher Education division of Kaufman Hall’s Strategic and Financial Planning practice. She has extensive leadership experience in higher education in the areas of strategy, curriculum and program development, and more.
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Julia Wysocki

Julia Wysocki, Vice President

Julia Wysocki has 15 years of experience and is focused exclusively on serving higher education clients. Her expertise includes cross-functional leadership, budget management, change management, operational model design, student lifecycle management, and the development of actionable, timely strategic plans.
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