Virginie Carey (she/her/hers) is the deputy executive director of Operations at NASTAD and as such, she oversees the finance and accounting, human resources, procurement, travel and meetings, and administration teams. She plays a key part in managing and advancing NASTAD by leveraging her expertise to grow NASTAD’s vision, values, and mission strategically and sustainably. She has over 25 years of experience in the NGO and nonprofit sector. Prior to joining NASTAD, Virginie was Vice President, Finance and Operations for Washington Area Women’s Foundation. Virginie also serves as treasurer of the board of Dumbarton Arts & Education, a DC area nonprofit aiming at building a community around music and enhancing the quality of education in DC’s most economically disadvantaged communities using the transformative power of the arts. Virginie holds an MBA from the George Washington University.