Heather McCreery, CPA, is the Chief Financial Officer at Rocky Mountain Institute and Carbon War Room as of August, 2016. She leads finance, accounting, internal technology (IT), and the project management office (PMO).
Ms. McCreery comes to the organization with 25 years of experience in finance, accounting, and auditing from organizations including Coopers & Lybrand and the U.S. Olympic Committee. For over a decade, she served as the Chief Financial Officer at Wall Street On Demand (Boulder, CO), leading finance, accounting, and human resources.
During her tenure, the financial services website design and hosting company grew from $7 million to $60 million in revenue and from 70 to 400 employees. It also experienced four ownership changes, including venture capital, Reuters Media, and Goldman Sachs PIA. Wall Street On Demand was ultimately acquired by UK-based The Markit Group. Ms. McCreery managed the integration effort and remained as a Director of Finance with Markit for five years.
A Colorado native, Ms. McCreery is a graduate of Sterling College (Sterling, KS), and an MBA candidate at University of Warwick (Coventry, UK).