Debbie Schwartz was named Chief Financial Officer at the start of 2013. Schwartz was hired as Vice President for Finance and Operations in January 2004 after a long association with the Center as a consultant. Her responsibilities cover the areas of Finance, Administration, Human Resources, and Facilities, in addition to work with the Board of Directors on financial matters.
Prior to joining the Center, Schwartz consulted to non-profit organizations on financial, administrative, human resource and organizational management issues. She also worked as Finance and Administrative Director of a national anti-hunger organization.
Schwartz holds an MBA from Boston University and a BS degree from Cornell University.