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Dennis Covington is the Chief Finance Officer for Union County Public Schools (UCPS).
Before coming to UCPS, Dennis was the Executive Director of Budget for Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools, where he was responsible for the development and management of the school district’s $1.3 billion budget. He also worked for the City of Portsmouth as a Financial/Budget Specialist as well as a Director for Programs and Budgets with the United States Air Force. In his role with the Air Force, Dennis directed and developed budgets that totaled over $5 billion.
Dennis received his bachelor’s degree in accounting from East Carolina University.