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Michael E. Lehman

Michael Lehman

Michael E. Lehman


Michael E. Lehman, a director since 2001, is currently the interim vice chancellor for finance and administration for the University of Wisconsin, a role he assumed in March 2016.  He was the interim Chief Financial Officer at Ciber Inc., a global information technology company, from September 2013 until February 2014. He was the Chief Financial Officer at Arista Networks, a cloud networking firm, from September 2012 through July 2013, and Chief Financial Officer of Palo Alto Networks, a network security firm, from April 2010 until February 2012. Prior to that, he was the Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Sun Microsystems, Inc., a provider of computer systems and professional support services, from February 2006 to January 2010, when Sun Microsystems Inc. was acquired by Oracle Corporation. From July 2000 until his initial retirement in September 2002, he was Executive Vice President of Sun Microsystems; he was its Chief Financial Officer from February 1994 to July 2002, and held senior executive positions with Sun Microsystems for more than five years before then.