Alumni in the News

Ms. Brenda D. Rees – B.S., Accounting, 1980; M.A., Master of Business Administration, 1997

ArbiterSports today announced Brenda Rees will join the ArbiterSports executive team as the company's Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Rees is a seasoned CPA, CIA, and Ph.D. candidate in accounting who most recently served as CFO in the healthcare industry. "We are excited to have Brenda join our executive team," said Jeff Triplette, CEO at ArbiterSports. "She brings with her an extensive level of corporate accounting experience that will allow us to maintain financial strength long term. Brenda is the right person at the right time for ArbiterSports." Before joining ArbiterSports, Brenda worked as a CFO for Memorial Hospital of Carbon County, Internal Audit Manager for the Catholic Healthcare Audit Network and Accounting Instructor at the University of Nebraska. Her areas of expertise include accounting, internal audit, administration and consulting. Rees holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and a Masters in Business Administration from Utah State University and is a Ph.D. candidate in Accounting from the University of Nebraska. With the announced retirement of current CFO Ellen Hodgson, ArbiterSports began seeking qualified candidates several months ago to facilitate a smooth transition. About ArbiterSports: ArbiterSports, the leading provider of game management solutions, helps athletic departments and sports leagues simplify the process of scheduling games, assigning officials and paying all participants. The complete product suite, which includes ArbiterOne, ArbiterGame, ArbiterPay, ArbiterWorks and Arbiter360, delivers control and visibility over the entire game management process. ArbiterSports products are built on a cloud-based system that allows secure access from anywhere and provides seamless integration and add-on features. Sports associations, commissioners, assigners and game officials rely on ArbiterSports to do their jobs effectively. For more information, visit