Chief Financial Officer & Treasurer, Board of Directors

With over 20 years of experience in the nonprofit community, Anita brings extensive finance, grant, budget, and operational expertise to ACDI/VOCA. For the last six years, she has run her own consulting business providing interim CFO services to NGOs, trade associations, and educational institutions, including the Malala Fund, Ashoka, the Samueli Institute, and the Fair Labor Association. Before turning her hand to consulting, Anita had the privilege of serving as the CFO & Treasurer of both the Clinton-Bush Haiti Fund and the Bush-Clinton Katrina Fund. She also worked as the Controller at the United Nations Foundation. In the early years of her career, Anita managed the financial aspects of international clinical trials and research grants at the Mayo Clinic and George Washington University’s Cardiovascular Research Institute. Anita earned a BA in business administration and computer information systems from George Washington University and an MBA from the University of Minnesota – Twin Cities.