Peter Hughes Named CFO of the Year

October 21, 2011 at 4:06 pm

Peter Hughes named CFO of the YearThe Business Review has named Peter Hughes, Sage’s vice president of finance and treasurer, the 2011 nonprofit CFO of the year. Hughes has played an instrumental role in overhauling Sage’s finances, working with faculty and staff to do so.

“Peter won everyone’s trust by being accessible, transparent and respectful of their important contributions to Sage’s mission,” said Terry Weiner, provost of The Sage Colleges. “He is perceived as honest and a straight shooter.”

During his acceptance speech, Hughes thanked President Susan Scrimshaw, Weiner and members of Sage’s leadership team. “It’s a pleasure to work with them and to see the great progress of this wonderful institution,” said Hughes.