Michael “Mike” Dollar is responsible for all financial aspects of La Jolla Institute for Immunology’s operations and oversees oversees financial accounting and research finance, purchasing, office of sponsored research and financial planning and analysis. Mike works closely with organizational leadership such as President and CSO Mitchell Kronenberg, Executive Vice President and COO Stephen Wilson and LJI’s Board of Directors to ensure a strong financial foundation for LJI.
Mike has over 20 years’ experience working with non-profit research institutions. Prior to LJI, Mike held financial leadership positions in a number of San Diego-based research organizations and is currently the treasurer of the Association of Independent Research Institutes.
Mike received a bachelors in business administration (emphasis in accounting) from San Diego State University and is a Certified Public Accountant and a Chartered Global Managerial Accountant. Mike joined LJI in 2019.