Dee Rains | SIU College of Business

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Dee Rains


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Phone: 618-453-7488
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Dee Rains began working at Southern Illinois University in 2008 and joined the College of Business in 2016 as an accountant. She has a long line of Saluki experiences that began by earning her Bachelor of Arts degree in English and philosophy from Southern Illinois University in 2004. She then went on to earn her Juris Doctor degree in 2007 and another bachelor’s degree in accounting in 2018 both from SIU.

At the College of Business, Rains oversees payments to vendors, employee timesheets, payroll, account reconciliation and other accounting related matters. Before joining the College of Business, she held positions as an office support specialist, English instructor and a project specialist for SIU. Rains combines her diverse employment experiences and prominent earned degrees to help the College of Business excel daily.

As an SIU triple alumnus, she appreciates the measures that the College of Business takes to ensure student’s success and now enjoys being a part of those efforts.

“The people here are really engaged in making students successful” said Rains.