Leadership

Karen McSherry
Chief Financial Officer
karen.mcsherry@partnershipnyc.org

As Chief Financial Officer, Karen oversees all aspects of the accounting and finance operations of both the Partnership office and its six schools, including budgeting, cash flow forecasting, financial reporting and analysis.

Karen joined the Partnership in 2010 as Financial Analyst and oversaw the merger of the financial and accounting systems of the former Endowment for Inner-City Education and the Patrons Program.

Prior to joining the Partnership, Karen spent her career with the Bank of Scotland, holding various positions in retail and corporate banking in the UK before joining the Bank’s New York Corporate Office in 1997 where she rose to Senior Vice President.  Karen’s experience includes strategic project implementation, business planning and corporate governance.  Karen is a U.K. Chartered Banker and holds a postgraduate diploma in Social Research from University of Strathclyde, Scotland.