As Avascent’s Chief Financial Officer since 2011, Bernadine oversees finance, accounting and legal operations for Avascent. This includes managing operations for the Washington, D.C., office, as well as implementing the founding of overseas offices in Paris, London, and Ottawa and the ongoing financial management of these operations.
Prior to joining Avascent, Bernadine was CFO at John Kerry for Senate and was responsible for the financial and operational aspects of the candidate’s campaign and leadership PAC. Earlier roles include CFO at Formtek, Inc., a software company that provides Enterprise Content Management software and services, and Principal at Mercer Management Consulting (now Oliver Wyman).
Bernadine received her MBA at Harvard Business School, and her undergraduate degree in Industrial Engineering from Stanford University.