sedwards [at] tiih.org
S.J. Edwards, MBA, our director of finance, has been with the Institute since July 2011, and is responsible for accounting operations as well as tactical business planning and analysis.
Her background includes diverse financial management and accounting experience in large publically-held corporations, including Motorola, Siemens, United Health Care, and Discovery Communications. Particular areas of expertise include strategic and tactical financial leadership, financial analysis, planning and reporting, accounting management, reengineering/change management, development of cost reduction programs, financial systems implementation, merger and acquisition analysis, and design and implementation of operational policies and procedures – all with a focus on building strong business partnerships at all levels across the organization.
Edwards received her undergraduate degree in business from the University of Texas at Austin and an MBA with a concentration in finance from the University of Texas at Dallas.