Michael Bourke is the Senior Administrative Coordinator for VPG, joining the team in 2015. Prior to VPG, Mr. Bourke served in management positions in banking and credit management and as executive support to senior leaders in academia. In his role as Executive Assistant to the Dean of Social and Behavioral Sciences at The Ohio State University, he was responsible for coordinating the dean’s activities, served as the liaison with academic leaders, government officials, departments, and centers and managed comprehensive and sensitive information, earning him a wide reputation for his outstanding attention to detail and professionalism. During this time, he also gained experience in the processing and review of grant proposals, IRB protocols, departmental reviews, and faculty governance. His current responsibilities at VPG include maintaining financial records, accounts payable, and accounts receivable, as well as providing a broad range of administrative and clerical support.