John A King serves as Manager of Administrative and Fiscal Affairs in the Division of eLearning and Professional Studies. He is responsible for establishing and maintaining administrative and financial systems, assisting in a leadership role for long range planning and researching supporting business development opportunities. John provides financial analysis, forecasting and budgeting as well as directs all human resource functions. In this role, he also provides support as the Affirmative Action Officer for the Division. John came to UAB in January 2013 with over ten years’ experience in finance related fields. His background includes business startup initiatives, entrepreneurial development and project management. He worked extensively with the banking industry and non-profit organizations, including The American Red Cross. John is a graduate of Samford University and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with a focus in finance.