Harry has served HopeWell for over 30 years as the Controller and more recently Vice President of Finance. As a member of the executive management team, he provides financial strategy and management to ensure proper accountability, control, and reporting of HopeWell’s financial health. Harry also oversees financial planning and analysis to identify risks, opportunities and options that will inform executive decision-making in achieving the agency’s mission.
Harry’s extensive hands-on experience has enabled comprehensive financial systems and controls to be put in place, supported the agency’s technological infrastructure as it grew, and provided the financial supervision necessary to ensure a solid financial foundation. Today, HopeWell is in a strong position to explore innovative programming strategies and better serve its current client base as well as expanding services to others.
Prior to joining HopeWell Harry served as a Health and Welfare Fund Auditor at an international labor organization auditing contractor payments to the union’s pension, health, and welfare funds, as a Staff Auditor at a public accounting firm where he audited federally funded programs, provided financial and technical assistance to federally funded grantees in a series of nationwide seminars sponsored by the Department of Labor, and maintained the books and records of a national nonprofit organization raising funds for child welfare issues, and as a Director of Finance and Administration for a foundation.
Harry holds a B.S. in Accounting from the University of Bridgeport.