Regina Edwards is the Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer of Exponents, Inc. She has been with the organization for 23 years and oversees Finance, Human Resources, IT and Fundraising. Ms. Edwards directs the development and execution of major financial policies, plans, procedures, and controls and engages in financial analysis of all Exponents’ programs. She is responsible for formalizing the organization’s accounting practices and procedures and ensures that a fundraising plan is executed to support its sustainability. Ms. Edwards received her Bachelors’s in Accounting from Lehman College in the Bronx and came to Exponents with many years of not for profit experience under her hat. She served 6 years as Board Treasurer for the HIV Law Project, a non-profit organization dedicated to providing legal representation and advocacy for low-income people with HIV/AIDS. Ms. Edwards has happily made the non-profit sector a career choice and her life’s work.