Patricia Montemer serves as the Controller of Sustainable Horizons Institute. In her role, Patricia is responsible for all fiscal reporting activities and provides strategic business and accounting leadership.
Ms. Montemer has over 40 years of experience, spanning finance and project management within the nonprofit and private sectors. Before joining Sustainable Horizons Institute, Ms. Montemer was CFO at The Energy Coalition, where she identified operational issues and recommended and implemented solutions to executive management and the Board, including the Finance and Investment Committees. She has held a variety of senior financial management positions for other organizations, including the American Red Cross, the Archdiocese of Los Angeles, and Hughes Aircraft/General Motors.
Ms. Montemer holds B.A. in Political Science – International Relations from the University of California, Los Angeles and an M.B.A. with an emphasis in Finance/International Finance from the University of Southern California.