Pamela is recognized as a finance leader with a strong for-profit foundation and eight years of experience in large, complex global non-profit organizations. At CHI, Pamela will determine, drive and deliver the organization’s financial strategies supporting CHI’s overall strategic direction for growth. Her responsibilities will include the day-to-day management of CHI’s Finance and Business Management operations to ensure a sound financial structure and safeguard assets of the organization.
Pamela joins us from Girl Scouts USA, where she served as Deputy CFO. Prior to this, she was Senior Director, Budget & Financial Planning and Acting CFO at International Rescue Committee, where she was responsible for a budget of $700 million. In addition, she repositioned the budget unit as a strategic analytic financial planning function and increased financial visibility, allowing for improved investment of the organization’s cash flow.
Pamela started her career in the non-profit world at NYU, where she served as Associate Director, Budget & Financial Planning. Before pursuing a career in non-profit, Pamela worked for a number of prestigious financial management firms, including Steinberg Asset Management and Gabelli & Co.
Pamela’s strong finance background includes an MBA from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania. She earned her undergraduate degree in political science at Duke University.