Chief Financial Officer
Wanda Cordova is Chief Financial Officer of the Forsyth Institute. Cordova joined Forsyth from the Broad Institute where she served as Controller.
As CFO, Cordova is responsible for leading the financial planning for the institute. In this role, she oversees the financial planning and budgeting, cost accounting, cash management, procurement, investments and the contracts/grants administration for Forsyth. Cordova has solid experience in research budgets and a strong understanding of the intricacies of an independent academic research organization.
Cordova has more than 12 years accounting and financial management experience. In her role at the Broad, she was responsible for ensuring proper internal controls, safeguarding of assets, and compliance with applicable laws, regulations, and policies. Cordova worked closely with senior leadership to develop strong financial reporting in support of strategic management. Prior to joining the Broad, Wanda worked at the PricewaterhouseCoopers, one of the four largest accounting firms in the country.
Cordova received her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Suffolk University in 2002 and has been a Certified Public Accountant since 2006.