John Chipman serves as Assistant Director in the Division of Intercollegiate Athletics Business Office. In this role, Chipman's primary responsibilities are financial reporting, financial analysis, and year-end processing. Other duties include coordinating work related to annual internal and external audits, assisting with budget development, and working with insurance related issues.
Prior to his position at the University of Illinois, Chipman was a Financial Analyst for State Farm Insurance Companies in Bloomington, Ill. Other previous positions include working as an Auditor at the CPA firm of McGladrey and Pullen, LLP in Springfield, Illinois and as a Financial Examiner for the Illinois Department of Insurance in Chicago, Illinois.
Chipman graduated from Illinois College with a B.S. in Accounting, successfully passed the CPA exam, and received his M.S. in Sports Management from the University of Illinois. He and his wife Amy reside in Savoy, Ill., with their two daughters, Abby and Emily.
Updated March 2012