Matthew WalegirController – With Surdna since June 2015

Matthew Walegir serves as Controller at the Surdna Foundation. He is a certified public account with approximately nine years of experience in the field. Prior to joining Surdna, he worked in various industries in public accounting including private foundations, nonprofits, governmental agencies, and in real estate. His well-diversified background brings a vast knowledge and experience to the task of Controller.

Matthew is an alumnus of Hofstra University located in Hempstead New York where he received a Bachelor of Business Studies in Accounting. Matthew was born and raised in Nassau County Long Island where he now resides with his wife Caitlin and his daughter Emilia.

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