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Karin Slater

Lecturer of Accounting

Contact Information

Montrose Campus



MBA, Western State College
BS, Mesa State College


Karin Slater has taught accounting and economics at Colorado Mesa University since 2003. Her master’s degree is in business administration from Western State College and she holds a bachelor's degree from Mesa State College.

Her career in financial management and accounting spans over 30 years. Slater recently retired as the chief financial officer of Montrose County School District, and  previously she was the finance director for Montrose County.

Slater's professional accomplishments and community service have been widely recognized. She is a recipient of the Finance Office of the Year Award from the Colorado Government Finance Officers Association and the Service to the Profession Award from the Colorado Association of School Business Officials.