Amber Mathes

Business Manager, UT-ORII

Amber Mathes serves as UT-ORII’s business manager. Mathes is responsible for overseeing business support activities for UT-ORII. She also serves as financial manager for Science Alliance, a Tennessee Center of Excellence, which promotes scientific collaboration between UT and ORNL. 

Mathes brings 11 years of grant, contract and financial experience to UT-ORII. Mathes served as financial specialist for seven years in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at UT Knoxville. Before joining the UT System, Mathes was a junior accountant at Analysis and Measurement Services Corporation, a local nuclear engineering firm.  

Mathes grew up in Seymour, Tenn. and completed her Bachelor of Science degree in finance and her Master of Business Administration degree from UT. Mathes enjoys time with her husband, two sons and stepdaughter at sporting events, traveling and other outdoor activities around the area.