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Ronald B. Stark is a Georgia native from Dalton Georgia. He obtained a BS in Mathematics and Business Administration from Berry College, an MBA from Wright State University and obtained his CPA in Ohio. Ron spent the first 15 year of his career in the private sector working for General Electric, Celanese Corporation and culminating as the Chief Financial Officer for a division of NCR Corporation. Since entering the higher education sector, Ron has worked for Cornell University, University of Alabama at Birmingham, University of California- Irvine, the University System of Georgia, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology in Saudi Arabia, Georgia State University and most recently as the Vice President of Business and Finance at Fort Valley State University. He also held various management positions in auditing, Associate Dean of UAB School of Medicine, and Risk Management and Compliance.