Financial Officer Sr
Provides direct support for the Vice President for Research.
Branden Blanchard became the Financial Officer for the Office of Research in 2018. Branden and the Business Services team provide financial and operating support for the Office of Research, including internal funding to colleges, departments, researchers, and students.
Branden initially joined Utah State University in 2013 as a member of the Risk Management team. He later joined Business Services, working from a Business Manager to his current role as Financial Officer. He is a proud graduate of USU, receiving degrees in Finance and Business Administration.