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WKU offices in Bowling Green will open at 10 a.m. Friday. Classes Friday remain canceled and campuses in Glasgow, Owensboro and Elizabethtown/Ft. Knox remain closed Friday. Saturday classes in Bowling Green will proceed as scheduled. Here is a link to the University’s attendance policy during adverse weather conditions. Use caution and watch for slick spots on roads and walks. 

Residence Halls remain open until noon Saturday. Bemis & Barnes have space for those who need to stay longer. Visit WKU Housing & Residence Life for more information.

The high school regional basketball tournament games scheduled for Wednesday night were canceled. Games will be rescheduled for Friday/Saturday. Follow WKU News for the latest updates. #WKUAlert

Development & Alumni Relations Staff - Paula Jarboe





Paula Jarboe

Paula Jarboe

Chief Financial Officer, WKU Foundation

Office:  AAC 305A
Phone:  270-745-6421


Paula Cockrel Jarboe currently serves as the Chief Financial Officer of the WKU Foundation and Treasurer of both the WKU Foundation and WKU Real Estate Corporation, after initially joining Foundation in June 1997 as the Trust Accountant.  She holds two Bachelor of Science degrees - one from Western Kentucky University and another from Eastern Illinois University.

In addition, Paula is a Certified Public Accountant, a Certified Management Accountant, and a Chartered Global Management Accountant.  She is a member of the Kentucky Society of CPAs, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), the Nashville Chapter of the Institute for Management Accountants (IMA), the Council for the Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) and the Southern Kentucky Estate Planning Council.

Prior to joining the Foundation, she had a diverse background in retail buying and merchandising, magazine publishing and banking.

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 Last Modified 9/25/14