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Audra J. Kahr

Executive Vice President, Finance & Administration, Lafayette College

Audra J. Kahr serves at the Executive Vice President, Finance and Administration at Lafayette College. She is the chief financial, business, and administrative officer of the College and provides guidance and leadership to ensure the efficient and effective stewardship of the College’s physical and financial resources. She oversees all finance functions including budgeting, accounting, financial reporting, long-range financial planning, asset management, liability management, and risk management. She is also responsible for a range of administrative functions including facilities, sustainability and business services, including dining and the bookstore. Ms. Kahr plays a vital role in supporting the College’s strategic vision and developing the collaborative, innovative culture of Lafayette. 

She previously served as Chief Financial Officer/Chief Operating Officer and Treasurer for 18 years at Cedar Crest College. Ms. Kahr spent nearly five years in public accounting at Deloitte & Touche serving retail and higher education clients in the northeast region. Ms. Kahr serves on the board of directors and program and services committee at EACUBO. Ms. Kahr is passionate about community service and is a member of several boards and committees in her local community holding leadership roles in each. Ms. Kahr is a certified public accountant.