Chief Compliance Officer Tim Willette

Tim Willette, Chief Compliance OfficerChief Compliance Officer |UNT System Building, 745 | 1901 Main Street, Dallas, Texas 75201 | 972-338-1412


Tim Willette joined the University of North Texas System in 2019. As the Director of Institutional Compliance and UNT System Compliance Officer, Willette is responsible for ensuring that each UNT System Component (UNT System Administration, UNT, UNT Health Science Center, and UNT Dallas have access to Compliance services that satisfy the applicable elements of the U.S. Federal Sentencing Commission’s Guidelines. This includes directly managing Hotline complaint systems for UNT System Administration, UNT, and UNT Dallas all of which offer an anonymous reporting option. He is also responsible for partnering with executive and senior management at all UNT System Components using an Enterprise Risk Management approach to facilitate compliance with all applicable regulatory requirements. He previously worked at the University of California, Riverside for 13 years. Willette holds a doctorate in business administration, applied and professional ethics from California Southern University, a J.D./MBA from Indiana University and earned a bachelor's in biology from the University of North Carolina Wilmington.