SAN FRANCISCO, CA, March 25, 2020—BRIDGE Housing has appointed Delphine Sherman as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, effective April 6, 2020. BRIDGE is a leading nonprofit developer, owner and manager of affordable housing in California, Oregon and Washington.
Ms. Sherman previously was the CFO for the Haas School of Business, University of California at Berkeley, a top public business school with $160 million in annual revenues and a $350 million endowment. Prior to Haas, she served as the CFO of Aspire Public Schools, a nonprofit charter management organization serving 16,000 students in low-income communities. There she managed a budget of $240 million and led a team of 35 staff across multiple functions. During her nine-year tenure at Aspire, Ms. Sherman also worked as the organization’s Vice President of Finance and Director of Finance.
Earlier, she was Vice President of Client Management for EDTECH, a finance and professional consulting firm; an Investment Credit Analyst at the University of California, Office of the President; and a Senior Consulting Associate for Cambridge Associates, serving foundations, public universities and independent schools.
Ms. Sherman holds a BA in Economics from Dartmouth College (Phi Beta Kappa) and an MBA from the Haas School of Business at UC Berkeley.
“We are thrilled to welcome Delphine to the BRIDGE team,” said Cynthia A. Parker, BRIDGE President and CEO. “Her deep experience in financial planning and analysis, risk management, treasury and other key areas will be critical to helping BRIDGE advance our mission and ambitious five-year strategic plan.”