Higgins New CFO at FEGS
Written by Fred Scaglione
Tuesday, 04 March 2014 15:32
Thomas M. Higgins has been appointed Chief Financial Officer at FEGS Health & Human Services. In this role, Higgins will be an integral part of the FEGS Senior Leadership Team, overseeing the organization’s financial operations and helping to position FEGS for continued strategic growth and diversification across the health and human service sector. FEGS has an annual budget of over $280 million.
Higgins brings to FEGS over 35 years of executive financial leadership experience in public accounting, the private sector, and the nonprofit sector. For the past ten years, he served as Chief Financial Officer at The College Board, one of the largest nonprofits in the country, with revenues exceeding $850 million. Prior to the College Board, he was General Partner in the New York City accounting firm of Silverman Linden Higgins LLP, Principal with Ernst & Young, LLP, and Director of Litigation and Claim Services with PricewaterhouseCoopers. Higgins is a Trustee of the Legal Services Foundation of Essex County and serves on the Board of Directors of Ambient Corporation. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants as well as the New Jersey and New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Manhattan College.
“We are thrilled to have Tom join the FEGS Senior Leadership Team,” said Gail Magaliff, CEO. “He is a highly experienced and talented financial executive and will provide great leadership and strategic financial counsel to FEGS to help ensure that the organization continues to thrive and grow during a significant time of change and new opportunity in the health and human service sectors.”
FEGS, one of the nation’s largest and most diversified nonprofit health and human services organizations, helps individuals achieve greater personal and economic independence. FEGS’ network of programs in health/disabilities, housing, home care, employment/workforce, education/youth, and family services, help more than 12,000 people each day, over 120,000 people each year.
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Higgins, Thomas M. [MC????]
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I believe that Thomas is a member of the Class of 1977.
McEneney, Mike (MC1953)
[JR: Thanks, Mike. Much appreciated.]
Higgins, Thomas M. [MC1977]
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