Chief Financial Officer
Pat Troup, a Mobile, AL native, joined CSU in February 2008 bringing more than 15 years of experience in the areas of accounting, information technology and supply chain management. He currently oversees the departments of accounting & finance, financial aid, student accounts and bookstore operations. Before joining CSU, he was the senior manager of accounting for Southern Progress Corporation, a publisher of lifestyle magazines and books, where his focus was the financial operations of the book publishing and home sales business units. Prior to that, he spent 10 years at Standard Furniture Mfg., Co., where he held a variety of management roles. He began his career as an auditor with Deloitte & Touche LLP.
He holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of South Alabama and is a certified public accountant.
He is a past president and chairman of the board of the Alabama Deep Sea Fishing Rodeo and a member of the Mobile Jaycees. He is also a member of the American Institute of CPAs and the Alabama Society of CPAs.