Maria Longo was hired as the Director of Finance and Administration in mid 2008. In this position, she is responsible for revitalizing the accounting function of UNH, as well as managing Human Resources. Prior to joining UNH, she spent 8 years in a similar position for the National Urban Fellows, Inc., a national non profit. Maria began her professional career as an auditor in the financial services industry, working for Manufacturer’s Hanover Trust, Drexel Burnham Lambert and American Express, before spending 10 years in commercial real estate development accounting and ultimately transitioning into the non profit sector. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting from Pace University and successfully completed the CPA exam.