Business Office

The UTFI Business Office provides support for the various units and departments within the Foundation through budget tracking, accounts payable, travel reimbursement, time reporting, contracts, account creation, stock gifts, and financials auditing.

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Account Creation

When we receive a gift that is establishing a new account where the money is being directed to the Foundation we must set up a Foundation “S” account and a University “R” account.

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Accounts Payable

Procedures to process invoices, work with vendors, reimburse miscellaneous expenses, reconcile procurement cards, and make special payments that do no involve a contract.

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Contracts

The UT Foundation follows many of the same purchasing guidelines as the University of Tennessee. Like UT, all purchases of more than $10,000 must have a contract.

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Graphic Identity

Creating awareness of the UFTI requires a clear, concise, and consistent message. We have created a brand book, logos, PowerPoint templates, and letterhead.

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Stock Gifts

Gifts of publicly traded stock or other securities are received electronically by the UT Foundation through our broker, BNY Mellon.

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Travel

Procedures to efficiently and accurately request travel, submit travel expenses, bill airfare directly to the Foundation, and register for conferences.

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Diversity Panel Reflections

By Blake Hicks On September 25, the University of Tennessee Foundation held a panel discussion on diversity and inclusion for staff to…

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Matt Borden

Matt is an Associate Director of Annual Giving at UT Martin.

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Grace Tang

Grace is a Business Intelligence Analyst in Central Services.

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Tony Burns

Tony is the Director of Development for the College of Dentistry at UT Health Science Center.