Weijia (Payton) Wu has served CU-Denver since year of 2000. As the Director of Finance & HR, he oversights budgets, financial management, HR operation, administrative/program support services and policy & fiscal analysis within the Office of International Affairs. Prior to his current role, he served as the on-site program coordinator for the International College in Beijing, the very first Sino-US collaborative program in China since 1994. He also actively recruited international students from Asia, including mainland China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, and South Korea.
Payton holds Bachelors degree in Accounting from China Agricultural University in addition to a Masters of Science in Finance and a Masters of Arts in Economics from the University of Colorado Denver.
His hobbies include history & cultural, calligraphy, reading, piano, horticultural and systems thinking. In his spare time Payton enjoys spending time with his family, cats and dog.