Mark DeRuiter holds a bachelors’ degree in business administration from Nazareth College and a master’s degree from Reformed Theological Seminary. Mark joined the college in 1992 as the controller until 2014, when he left to pursue a master’s degree. He then returned in 2019 as the controller and was promoted to his current position. Mark is responsible for the overall finances of the college, including cash management, general ledger, preparing and implementing the operating budget and forecast, and endowment investments, in addition to managing banking relationships. Mark is a member of the President’s Cabinet and the Executive Council. Mark also serves as a board of trustee member of the Michigan Independent Colleges and University Workmen’s Compensation Fund.