Joel Heuschele





BS - UW-Eau Claire (accounting and biology)
MBA - UW-Eau Claire

Joel Heuschele started at UW-River Falls as Controller on November 1, 2011 after serving as Assistant Controller at UW-Stout for six years. Joel is a licensed CPA, with a mixture of public, private and higher education accounting and leadership experience.  

Joel earned bachelor’s degrees in accounting and biology and a Master of Business Administration from UW-Eau Claire. His professional interests include finding ways to integrate new technologies into the way we do business to make processes run more efficiently and securely, while giving campus stakeholders improved access to and understanding of the information they use to operate the university effectively.

Joel oversees operations in Accounting Services (Travel, Accounts Payable, General Ledger), Purchasing, and Student Billing and Accounts Receivable. Additional responsibilities include management of financial systems and reporting tools for the campus, and serving as a front line source of financial leadership to the campus. Joel wants Financial Services to be the first place the campus community goes to seek answers to their university financial questions.